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Vasilios Sachinis

Given NameVasilios
Died18 Nov 1943


ww2dbaseVasilios Sachinis was born into a Greek family in the village of Dhuvjan, Ottoman Empire (now in southern Albania) in 1897. During the inter-war years, he became a successful businessman in the city of Gjirokastër. In 1941, he joined the Northern Epirote Liberation Front (MAVI) resistance movement, rising to a leadership position by the following year. In 1943, he was captured by Albanian communists. He was tortured and executed.

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Last Major Revision: Nov 2013

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18 Nov 1943 Vasilios Sachinis was executed by Albanian communists.

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