Niels Peter William Pedersen served in RAF Bomber Command during the Second World War. He is killed in February 1945.
Margrethe Jepsen was one of the Danish women, who served in the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force during the Second World War.
In 1943 the pilot and author Clauson Kaas publishes a book entitled Danish aviators in the air. An appendix lists all then trained army and navy pilots. During the period 1935-1939 a total of 26 pilots are trained in the small Danish navy air service. I have been looking into the path taken by these pilots during the following years.
Six Danish airmen were on operation in the skies over Normandy on 6 June 1944. Two were involved in bombing the coastal batteries, three provided fighter cover over the Channel and the beaches, and the last carried out an improvised reconnaissance mission.