Blücher capsized at Oslo fjord, Norway, 9 April 1940Danish machine gun team gathered for a photo hours before engaging with German invaders, Bredevad, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940; two of the men died later that day; note Madsen light machine gunDanish soldiers on bicycles, 9 Apr 1940Danish soldiers with a 20mm Madsen light machine gun at a crossroads in Åbenrå, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940
Blücher capsized at Oslo fjord, Norway, 9 April 1940Danish machine gun team gathered for a photo hours before engaging with German invaders, Bredevad, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940; two of the men died later that day; note Madsen light machine gunDanish soldiers on bicycles, 9 Apr 1940Danish soldiers with a 20mm Madsen light machine gun at a crossroads in Åbenrå, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940
Disarmed Danish soldiers, Bjergskov, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940German battleship Schleswig-Holstein off Korsør, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940, photo 1 of 2German battleship Schleswig-Holstein off Korsør, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940, photo 2 of 2German Junkers Ju 52 transport aircraft over Denmark, 9 Apr 1940
Disarmed Danish soldiers, Bjergskov, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940German battleship Schleswig-Holstein off Korsør, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940, photo 1 of 2German battleship Schleswig-Holstein off Korsør, Denmark, 9 Apr 1940, photo 2 of 2German Junkers Ju 52 transport aircraft over Denmark, 9 Apr 1940
German military journalist reporting from Copenhagen, Denmark on the day of its capitulation, 9 Apr 1940German paratroopers at the Masnedoe Fort, Denmark, 9 April 1940Königsberg under British aircraft attack, Bergen, Norway, 9 April 1940
German military journalist reporting from Copenhagen, Denmark on the day of its capitulation, 9 Apr 1940German paratroopers at the Masnedoe Fort, Denmark, 9 April 1940Königsberg under British aircraft attack, Bergen, Norway, 9 April 1940


Search WW2DB & Partner Sites
News

Famous WW2 Quote
"No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. You win the war by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country!"

George Patton, 31 May 1944


Support Us

Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 a month will go a long way. Thank you!

Or, please support us by purchasing some WW2DB merchandise at TeeSpring, Thank you!