German Forces Invade Greece and Yugoslavia
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HistoryCentral.com > America's Wars > World War II > Battles & Main Events > 1941 > German Forces Invade Greece and Yugoslavia
APRIL 6th 1941
The Germans invaded Yugoslavia, after a coup in Belgrade that overthrew the pro-German government and replaced it with one committed to neutrality. At the same time, the Germans invaded Greece. German troops reached Athens by April 27th. Britain was able to send 48,000 of the 60,000 members of its expeditionary force to Greece.

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