Images and Pictures
of the German Invasion of Denmark
German Invasion of Norway (April 9,
1940)--Germany invaded Norway and Denmark on April 9,
1940, in order to secure Norwegian routes for the Swedish
iron ore that German industry needed for Hitler's war.
German troops conducted a swift and very easy invasion
and occupation of Denmark by both the sea and the ground,
swiftly occupying Denmark.
See also: German
Invasion of Poland (1939) , Video
and Film of the German Invasion of Poland
(1939) and the Images
and Pictures of the German Invasion of Denmark
German Ju-52 transport planes
over Denmark on the morning of April 9,
German troops are airlifted
into the Aalborg airport
German tanks in
German planes drop propaganda
over Copenhagen, Denmark, 1940.
Danish King Christian X
During World War Two.