Danish WW2 Pilots


The nucleus of this site is the individual profiles of each person I have been able to find that was in air force service during the war. The profiles can be accessed though the alphabetical index.

Niels Erik Westergaard

Niels Erik Westergaard joined the Royal Air Force in 1941 and trained as Navigator. He was killed in action on 2 January 1944 during a raid on Berlin. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross posthumously.

Karen Margrethe Østergaard

Karen Margrethe Østergaard is a Danish born woman who served in the Royal Canadian Air Force that I have been able to track. She serves from 1942 to 1944.

Mogens Frits Fensbo

Mogens Frits Fensbo is one of the Danes who volunteer for the Finnish Air Force during the Winter War.

Povl Anton Born

I have only few information on Povl Anton Born at this point. He joins the Army Air Services before the war, volunteers for the Winter War in 1939-1940, and returns to the Army after the war.