Ottoman Soldiers in Canea.

greece-1903-turkey-crete-soldier-military-compagnie-turque-caserne-medjidie_350773371635Photograph taken prior to November 1898 when all Ottoman troops were ejected from the island following their failure to intervene in the massacre of 6th September in Candia (Iraklion) – 17 British troops and several hundred Cretan Christians were killed on that day.

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