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.

Kell Antoft

Kell Antoft is one of two brothers joining the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War. He survives the war.

Kathleen Mary Franck

LACW Kathleen Mary Franck served as a model maker at RAF Medmenham during the war. Among many models she worked on one of the models for the attack on the Eder Dam (Dambusters Raid) in May 1943.

Thomas Christian Sneum

Thomas Christian Sneum escaped to England twice during the Second World War. In 1941 he made an epic flight to England with Kjeld Pedersen in a Hornet Moth. He later returns to Denmark as agent, but escaped again in the spring of 1942. Late in the war he joins the Royal Norwegian Air Force.

Harald Roy Andersen

Harald Roy Andersen was attached to the elite bomber crews of 156 Sqn, Pathfinder force, when his Lancaster is shot down by flak in the air over France in 1943, only 21 years old.