Kampf um Norwegen

I came across this in my 40’s movies marathon: Kampf um Norwegen, a lost Nazi documentary of the invasion of Norway that was rediscovered in 2005. The video above is full-length, but without subtitles.

Whenever I watch movies I have a finger on the screenshot-button, (improvised with a wireless gamepad), looking for interesting shots. Sometimes I end up with hundreds. Here are some stills from Kampf um Norwegen.

Why Norway had to be conquered – to avoid a British invasion of Germany through Scandinavia:

Long distances:




Norwegian prisoners:

Railway to Bergen:

Fighting their way north:



“There is peace in South and Central Norway!”


Mo i Rana / the Arctic Circle:

Reinforcements for Narvik:


One Response to Kampf um Norwegen

  1. Konrad says:

    Fascinerende, denne må jeg se.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s