Tragjas

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Tragjas
Tragjas is located in Albania
Tragjas
Tragjas
Coordinates: 40°19′N 19°30′E / 40.317°N 19.500°E / 40.317; 19.500Coordinates: 40°19′N 19°30′E / 40.317°N 19.500°E / 40.317; 19.500
Country Albania
CountyVlorë
Municipality(s)Vlorë
Administrative UnitOrikum
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Tragjas is a community in the Vlorë County, southwestern Albania.[1] At the 2015 local government reform it became part of the municipality Vlorë.[2]

World War II[edit]

During World War II Tragjas was part of the battlefield of the battle of Gjorm, where Albanian resistance units defeated and routed the troops of the Kingdom of Italy.[3]

Notable people[edit]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "Location of Tragjas". Retrieved 22 April 2010.
  2. ^ Law nr. 115/2014 Archived 2015-09-24 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Pearson, Owen (2006). Albania in Occupation and War: From Fascism to Communism 1940-1945. I.B.Tauris. p. 230. ISBN 1-84511-104-4.
  4. ^ "Skënder Hasko". Toena Publishing House.