German Wehrmacht parade through Oslo, Norway. 1941.

Oslo Karl Johansgate 1941 med tyske tropper i marsj retning slottet.

Oslo, May 8th 1945. Rosenkrantz gate. Confused German soldiers after news of the German capitulation break.

Oslo, May Rosenkrantz gate. Confused German soldiers after news of the German capitulation break.

Two Norwegian Gestapo agents arrested by members of the resistance May 1945. Arne Braa Saaatvedt, in white jacket, was executed at Akershus castle, Oslo, in October the same year after being found guilty of torture and murder.

Two Norwegian Gestapo agents arrested by members of the resistance May Arne Braa Saaatvedt, in white jacket, was executed at Akershus castle, Oslo, in October the same year after being found guilty of torture and murder.

Oslo 1942, Sep. 7th. Outside the Royal Castle. Vidkun Quisling with soldiers from Den norske legion (Freiwilligen-Legion Norwegen), a Waffen SS unit.

Outside the Royal Castle. Vidkun Quisling with soldiers from Den norske legion (Freiwilligen-Legion Norwegen), a Waffen SS unit.

1945, May 8th. Last assembly of the prisoners at Grini prison camp outside Oslo, Norway. Photo:Fanny Wikborg

May Last assembly of the prisoners at Grini prison camp outside Oslo, Norway.

April 9. 1940. A Norwegian Gloster Gladiator biplane after forced landing outside Oslo. The seven serviceable Gladiators defending Fornebu airport downed 4 German planes this day.

The sole Norwegian air-to-air Gloster Gladiator loss – Sergeant Pilot Schye's Gladiator 427 on 9 April 1940

Oslo 1943, May. Members of Jentehirden ("Girl Guard" - a department of the Norwegian nazi party's uniformed branch) on parade.

Oslo May. Members of Jentehirden ("Girl Guard" - a department of the Norwegian nazi party's uniformed branch) on parade.

Oslo, May 8th 1945. News is spreading that the German  forces in Norway have capitulated to the Allies.

Oslo, May News is spreading that the German forces in Norway have capitulated to the Allies.

February 2nd 1942. Østbanen (Oslo central railway station) dynamited by Osvaldgrupen (communist resistance) on the same day the German occupants appointed Vidkun Quisling "ministerpresident" of Norway.

February Østbanen (Oslo central railway station) dynamited by Osvaldgrupen (communist resistance) on the same day the German occupants appointed Vidkun Quisling "ministerpresident" of Norway.

Josef Goebbel in the Norwegian parliament after the German invasion

Josef Goebbel in the Norwegian parliament after the German invasion

Sept. 1942. Oslo, Bislet stadion. Quisling with German officers and party members at Nasjonal Samlings 8. riksmøte. ("The 8th national gathering of the Norwegian nazi party Nasjonal Samling")

Quisling with German officers and party members at Nasjonal Samlings riksmøte. ("The national gathering of the Norwegian nazi party Nasjonal Samling")

April 9. 1940. Fornebu airport, Oslo. In the foreground a Messerschmitt Bf 110  which overshot the runway and came to rest in the garden of a house. A Junkers Ju 52/3m plane flies low over the location

Messerschmitt Bf 110 of future night fighter ace Lt. Helmut Lent overshot the runway in Oslo-Fornebu and came to rest in the garden of a house. A Junkers Ju plane flies over the location. The photo has been taken by war reporters of the Luftwaffe in Oslo

June 7th 1945. King Haakon VII returns to Oslo after 5 years in exile. Behind him the royal family.

June King Haakon VII returns to Oslo after 5 years in exile. Behind him the royal family.

Oslo 1947. Siegfried Fehmer, SS  Hauptsturmführer and Kriminalrat Abteilung IV SiPo/Sicherheitsdienst (Gestapo chief Oslo) escorted out of Lagmannretten (courthouse). Executed 16. March 1948.

Den norske Gestapo-sjefen trodde på Hitler til det siste

Troops of 1st Airborne Division are welcomed into Oslo by Norwegian civilians, 13 May 1945.

Troops of Airborne Division are welcomed into Oslo by Norwegian civilians, 13 May

Vidkun Quisling on trial August 1945.

Vidkun Quisling on trial August

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