H.RES.227

Recognizing and appreciating the historical significance and the heroic human endeavor and sacrifice of the people of Crete during World War II and commending the PanCretan Association of America.

3/9/2009--Introduced.

Observes the memory of the fallen heroes of the Battle of Crete.

Honors the men and women of Crete who, during World War II, fought an oppressive invader to preserve the ideals of freedom, democracy, and the pursuit of happiness.

Commends the PanCretan Association of America for preserving and promoting the history of Crete and its people.

View comments | (Close Window)