Sat March 25, 2017

Croatia Flag Day of Antifascist Struggle - Croatia


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Day of Antifascist Struggle

The Day of Antifascist Struggle in Croatia is always on June 22nd each year celebrating the uprising of the anti-fascist Croatians over the German and Italian military.

Celebration\ Observance

People on this day are reminded of the past and the sacrifices of those who rose up against the German and Italian forces that occupied their lands.

History

Back in June 22, 1941 near Sisak Croatia the First Sisak Partisan Detachment was formed as part of the anti-fascist Croatian movement against the German and Italian forces occupying the lands.