9 April 1940 - Germany invades Norway - German troops marching in Bergen, Norway - Germans land in several Norwegian ports and take Oslo; The Norwegian Campaign lasts 2 months. The British begin their Norwegian Campaign.
Two Norwegian soliders, ww2 Norway. Østerdalen 1940.
MAY 21 1945 Okinawa – Medal of Honor for Conscientious Objector - See more at: http://ww2today.com/GIs from the 77th Infantry Division man a machine gun nest on the island of Shima, May 3, 1945. The M1919 machine gun was the standard issue for the US Army.
1945, May. Members of the resistance in the streets after the German forces in Norway surrendered to the Allies.
"Little Norway" was a Training Camp located in Canada for Norwegian fighter pilots while Norway was occupied by Germany during Second World War.
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.
Hero of the Telemark dies aged 101: WWII commando carried out raid on Norwegian Hydro plant to thwart Nazi's A-bomb plans
Hero of the Telemark dies aged 101: WWII commando carried out raid on Norwegian Hydro plant to thwart Nazi's A-bomb plans One of the last two survivors of the legendary Second World War 'Heroes of the Telemark' raid, which helped thwart Hitler's plans to build a Nazi nuclear bomb, has died aged 101.
German prisoners of war under the supervision of Norwegian soldiers armed with Krag-Jørgensen rifles in the town of Harstad.