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The Aarhus Occupation Museum is locate in a section of the old police station at the centre of Aarhus - the second largest city in Denmark. During the last part of World War II the old police station was used as headquarter for the local branch of Gestapo. The museum tells the story about the German occupation of Denmark during World War II. The museum has a collection of uniforms, weapons and other effects from that period.
   
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Some of the weapons dropped from the air by SOE and RAF for the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some of the weapons dropped from the air by SOE and RAF for the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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Some German World War II hand grenades displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some German World War II hand grenades displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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Railway sabotage was a major part of the operations carried out by the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Railway sabotage was a major part of the operations carried out by the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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A World War II civilian rescue protection equipment displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

A World War II civilian rescue protection equipment displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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Some German World War II communication equipment displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some German World War II communication equipment displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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Some of the weapons dropped from the air by SOE and RAF for the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some of the weapons dropped from the air by SOE and RAF for the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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