Denmark - Danish Resistance Museum 1940-45 - 4

Museum of Danish Resistance 1940 - 1945 - Frihedsmuseet - Copenhagen - Denmark - World War II - SOE - Freedom fighters - European Tourist Guide - euro-t-guide.com
The Museum of Danish Resistance 1940 - 1945 (Frihedsmuseet) - is apart of the Danish National Museum that focus on the German occupation of Denmark during World War II (April 1940 - May 1945). The museum has a unique collection of items (guns, radios, bombs etc.) that were used by the Danish resistance during the occupation. The museum also tell the general history of life in Denmark during the occupation.
   
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A bust in honour of Wing Commander Kaj Birksted (DFC, OBE & DSO) who flew with the Royal Air Force during most of World War II. He was survived the war.

A bust in honour of Wing Commander Kaj Birksted (DFC, OBE & DSO) who flew with the Royal Air Force during most of World War II. He was survived the war.
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During the last part of the occupation some resistance groups made their own armoured vehicles from old trucks.This one actually saw battle on the liberation day - 5th of May 1945.

During the last part of the occupation some resistance groups made their own armoured vehicles from old trucks.This one actually saw battle on the liberation day - 5th of May 1945.
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A small World War II canon displayed at the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen.

A small World War II canon displayed at the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen.
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A small World War II pistol belonging to Fritz Clausen - the leader of the small Danish Nazi Party - displayed at the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen.

A small World War II pistol belonging to Fritz Clausen - the leader of the small Danish Nazi Party - displayed at the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen.
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Some examples of World War II substitute cigarettes displayed at the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen.

Some examples of World War II substitute cigarettes displayed at the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen.
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A World War II Morse code radio - used by British/Danish SOE agents in Denmark - displayed at the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen.

A World War II Morse code radio - used by British/Danish SOE agents in Denmark - displayed at the Museum of Danish Resistance in Copenhagen.
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