On the 23rd July 1948, a battle in the civil war took place in the surrounding area of the Monastery, one of the biggest battles in the Peloponnese. Behind the Monastery there is a monument and cross in memory of those who died in this battle. There are also the graves of eight soldiers and three officers and sub-officers of the 617 infantry regiment.
|Altitude (in meters)||:||1076|
|Time Reference||:||Wednesday 23 of June 1948|
|Chronological Period||:||Greek Civil War|
|Duration of Visit||:||45 minutes|
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