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A rather large number of Danish men and women joined the air forces during the Second World War. Many paid the ultimate price. This site commemorates these young people. Read one of the profiles, articles or more about the site.

Niels Juul Rysensteen Buchwald (1915 - 1944)

Niels Juul Rysensteen Buchwald is trained as pilot three times. In England as civilian pilot, en Denmark as navy pilot and then during the war as Spitfire pilot. Tragically, he is killed in October 1944 as the allied troops advance slowly towards the Rhine.

Statistics

Pilots:116
Aircrew:49
Others:170
Aircraft:604
Sorties:1,995