Tripiti, Western Crete
Location of the last major escape of Allied soldiers from Occupied Crete during World War (7-8 May 1943)

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  In this section, various aspects of the rescue are described in individual sections, as listed at left.
The Crete "Milk Run" Clandestine trips to Crete in small boats during the German occupation were described as the “Milk Run”.
Geoffrey Searle excerpt "We spent two more weeks of March 1943 in Benghazi...."