From the position of the large White Cross, the German forces on the 8th December 1943 executed and threw down 25 monks, workers and visitors to the Monastery. A few days later on the 13th December, the Kalavryta residents were mourning their own Holocaust.
Cultural Attraction // Historical Site
Place of Execution - Mega Spilaio Monastery
|Altitude (in meters)||:||951|
|Chronological Period||:||World War II|
|Duration of Visit||:||30 minutes|
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