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.

Aage Sørensen

Aage Sørensen was at sea when the war broke out. He volunteered for the Royal Norwegian Air Force, but later returned to the merchant marine. He volunteered for the US Army in 1943 after his ship had been sunk.

Poul Henrichsen

Poul Henrichsen worked for the East Asiatic Company in Malaya when the war bloke out. He enlisted in the Malayan Volunteer Air Force to train at the Elementary Flying Training School in Singapore. He left Singapore in February 1942 and continued training in Rhodesia. He finalised training in the UK and was sent to Italy. He returned to the UK, trained as a fighter pilot and was posted to the 332 (Norwegian) Squadron. He was killed in action on 1 March 1945.