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.

Berger Jepsen

Berger Jensen is one of the young Danish men, who volunteer for the US Army during the Second World War.

Esben Aakjær

Esben Aakjær, son of Danish author Jeppe Aakjær, is in United States when the Germans occupy Denmark 1940. He volunteers for the Royal Norwegian Forces during the Second World War flying Catalinas.

Harald Julius Hansen

Harald Julius Hansen is pilot in the Danish Airlines before the war. By fate, he is in London on 9. April 1940, when German troops cross the Danish border. He is attached to the Air Transport Auxiliary, but he dies from his injuries following a flying accident in 1941.

Ivan Christian Randrup

Ivan Christian Randrup is one of several Danish pilots to serve in Air Transport Auxiliary during the Second World War.