North German Lloyd liner SS Dresden keeled over at a reef in a treacherous fiord in Kopervik, Norway. The rescued German Excursionists get aboard a rescue ship. View of the rescue ship.
Invasion of Oslo, Norway by the German Army during World War II. Japanese narration. A map shows the United Kingdom, Germany and Norway. The map shows airplanes advancing from Germany to Oslo. German Kriegsmarine Navy ships at sea shelling targets in Norway. View of guns on German navy ships firing. German Luftwaffe airplanes attack Norway. German ships advance towards Norway. Cruiser Blucher enters the Oslo Fjord. German intruder fires. Colonel Birger Erichsen, the commander of Oscarsborg Fortress, works on some papers. German military airplanes fly across a sea. Fallschirmjager, German paratroopers are airborne. German paratroops seen inside the aircraft, seated and talking to each other. View out aircraft window flying low over a German seaplane base with several seaplanes parked in water outside Oslo. View from ground of low-flying German troop transport aircraft coming in for landing. German occupied fort with German flag beside Norwegian town. German military equipment convoy rolls down a road in Norway .German military trucks advance on Oslo through towns with shops and homes. German guard outside a German aviator post. The Germans march into Oslo. Military vehicles with German soldiers move ahead.
View of the treaty between Germany and Norway assuring friendly relations between the two. The treaty breached on April 9th, 1940, Germany invades Norway during World War II. German paratroopers jump from Luftwaffe aircraft into Norway. Aerial and ground views as German fighter aircraft strafe and bomb cities in Norway. Scenes of fire and destruction on streets in Norway as people run in streets seeking shelter. People flee on streets. Women and children, elderly, and various citizens quickly load into back of a truck to be driven to safety. Nazi troops march on the streets of Norway in World War 2.
German troops march into Oslo,Norway, in World War 2. Glimpse of German refugee children being fed by Norwegians after World War 1. Animated map showing path of German incursion and area between Hamar and Elverum, Norwegian army resists. Norwegian troops firing artillery. Two Norwegian soldiers in snow. One aims a Krag-Jørgensen rifle (film is reversed). German bombers overhead. Norwegian troops taking cover. German He-111 bomber dropping bombs. He-111 diving. Norwegian soldiers run for cover. Bombs exploding on the ground. Me-109 fighter plane strafing. Norwegian soldiers fleeing North. Ju-87 Stuka dive bombers in formation. U.S. Army Captain, Robert M. Losey, in uniform.(He was military attache in Norway and killed during a German bombardment. German troops occupying various parts of Norway. German paratroopers landing on snow in mountains. He-111s dropping bombs. Bombs bursting on ground. Norwegian civilians in city, flee bombings. Me-109 planes in flight. Two Norwegian women look skyward. Stuka dive bombers attacking. A woman running past burning wreckage. Bombs falling from He-111. Huge bomb explosion.Junkers Ju-52 trimotor aircraft flying low. Mothers and children run for shelter. Civilians crowd into open truck to escape. Burning buildings. German troops occupying Norwegian forts. Allied troopslanding in Norway,under air attack. Animated map shows limits of allied air forces. British troops carrying wounded. Allied bombardment at Narvik. Allied troops occupy the town. Allies defend against German counter-attacks at Narvik. British troops with German prisoners. Stuka dive bombers attack Allied warships that fight back with antiaircraft guns. Picture of Vidkun Quisling. Hitler on cover of Time magazine. Gangster John Dillinger being arraigned. Gangsters firing guns in U.S. Dillinger laid out on a slab. Map show Nazi plans for total conquest.
Invasion of Denmark and Norway by Germany on 9th April,1940 during World War II.
Invasion of Denmark: German warships and troop ships underway towards Denmark. A Nazi Navy ensign flag flying and German soldiers on a deck. A large gun on the deck. Infantry with machine guns. The soldiers look through binoculars. German Heinkel 111 bombers fly overhead. German tanks roll along street in Denmark. German troops unload from ships at a pier and parade through the streets of Denmark. Invasion of Norway: Interior view of German Ju 52 transport airplane loaded with troops and bicycles. An air view of Norway coast. Heinkel 111 aircraft in flight. Numerous German float planes seen in harbor below. Ju 52 comes in for landing. Several Ju 52s on an airport. Troops unload from one and march from the field. German troops take up positions. A radio tower being guarded. A Nazi soldier on guard at Oslo airport. Formations of Me bf 109 aircraft fly overhead. German troops in defensive positions overlooking a port. Ju 88 bombers overhead, and bombing coastal area. German troops marching in Oslo, Norway.
The 6th Winter Olympics, held in Oslo, Norway. A large crowd of spectators gathered at Bislett Stadium. 1500 meters, 5000 meters and 10000 meters speed skating events at Bislett Stadium begin. The spectators cheer the skaters. Hjalmar Andersen of Norway wins three gold medals. Skater Andrea Mead Lawrence of the United States is seen receiving one of her two gold medals. The spectators cheer the skiers during the men's slalom event. Footage includes Stein Eriksen of Norway, Zeno Colo of Italy, and Jack Reddish of the United States. Othmar Schneider of Austria wins the men's slalom event.