The German invasion of Norway

On the morning of April 9, 1940, Hitler’s troops begin their sweep through Norway—a neutral country—with a single objective in mind. Their leader, Adolf Hitler, plans to turn Norway into a Third-Reich-affiliated nation. Below are pictures of the events of the invasion Montage of Operation Weserübung, the codename for Nazi Germany’s assault on Denmark and NorwayContinue reading “The German invasion of Norway”