Danish WW2 Pilots
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    Britain's Victory, Denmark's Freedom. Danish Volunteers in Allied Air Forces during the Second World War
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    Danish WW2 Pilots

Kaj Kærgaard Johansen

Kaj Kærgaard Johansen is attached to the Royal Norwegian Air Forces in Canada during the war as flight mechanic.

Palle Thomsen

Palle Thomsen joins the Royal Norwegian Air Force in Canada in 1941. Though initially trained as radio mechanist, he eventually becomes pilot and is attached to 331 (Norwegian) Squadron.

Distinguishing Shoulder Title

From early on the Danish volunteers in the RAF wanted to distinguish themselves as Danes in Allied service. One way of doing that was to wear a nationality shoulder title on the uniform.