The Holocaust in Norway
In 1941—1942 during the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany, there were at least 2,173 Jews in Norway. At least 775 of them were arrested, detained, and/or deported. More than half of the Norwegians ...
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Bombs Away— WWII Bombs Provide Living Laboratories For Cold-Water Coral Reefs
Ocean dumping of munitions from WWII was common in Norway and along the European coast. Some of these bomb dumps offer a natural living laboratory where biologists can study cold-water coral reefs…
Timeline of the Holocaust in Norway
A timeline of the Holocaust in Norway is detailed in the events listed below.
Timeline of the Holocaust in Norway - Wikipedia
Occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany
The occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany started with the German invasion of Norway on 9 April 1940 and ended on 8 May 1945, after the capitulation of German forces in Europe. Throughout this period, ...
Occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany - Wikipedia
Antisemitism in Norway
Antisemitism in Norway has a history, including the Holocaust in Norway. It has also been a subject of discussion in the public debate about the Arab-Israeli conflict. An antisemitic event was the ed...
Antisemitism in Norway - Wikipedia
Norwegian Righteous Among the Nations
During the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany, its Jewish community was subject to persecution and deported to extermination camps. Although at least 764 Jews in Norway were killed, over 1,000 were ...
Norwegian Righteous Among the Nations - Wikipedia
Nazi concentration camps in Norway
During the German occupation of Norway in World War II the civilian occupying authorities with the Quisling regime and the German Wehrmacht operated a number of camps in Norway, including around 110 p...
Bombs Away— WWII Bombs Provide Living Laboratories For Cold-Water Coral Reefs
Ocean dumping of munitions from WWII was common in Norway and along the European coast. Some of these bomb dumps offer a natural living laboratory where biologists can study cold-water coral reefs…
List of Norwegian Righteous Among the Nations
During the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany, its Jewish community was subject to persecution and deported to extermination camps. Although at least 764 Jews in Norway were killed, over 1,000 were ...
Halldis Neegaard Østbye
Halldis Neegaard Østbye, née Halldis Neegaard (23 May 1896 – 13 Oct 1983) was a Norwegian anti-Semite and national socialist. She was born in Stor-Elvdal. During World War II, she was known as a...
Leo Eitinger
Leo Eitinger (12 December 1912 - 15 October 1996) was a Holocaust survivor and Norwegian psychiatrist who studied the late-onset psychological trauma experienced by people who went through separation ...
Hans Chr. Mamen
Hans Christen Mamen (20 April 1919 – 14 October 2009) was a Norwegian resistance member, local historian, priest and politician for the Christian Democratic Party.
He hailed from the farm Vogellun...
List of Arkivet prisoners
This is a list of prisoners of Arkivet, a political prison and Gestapo Headquarters which was operated in Nazi-occupied Norway.A cross symbol next to a name denotes that the person died during World W...
Nansenhjelpen
Nansenhjelpen (formally called Nansen Hjelp, variously called the Nansen Relief in English and Nansenhilfe in German) was a Norwegian humanitarian organization founded by Odd Nansen in 1936 to provide...
Hans Loritz
Oberführer (Senior Colonel) Hans Loritz (12 December 1895, Augsburg – 31 January 1946) joined the SS in September, 1930 and the NSDAP in August, 1930. In 1933, he formed and commanded the Austrian SS ...
The Jewish community of Oslo et al. v. Norway
The Jewish community of Oslo et al. v. Norway (Communication No. 30/2003) was a case decided by the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination in 2005.
In 2000, a group known as the ...
Cissi Klein
Cissi Pera Klein (19 April 1929 in Narvik - 3 March 1943 in Auschwitz) was a Norwegian Jewish girl who is commemorated every year as one of the victims of the Holocaust in her home town in Trondheim. ...
Cissi Klein - Wikipedia
Sigrid Helliesen Lund
Sigrid Helliesen Lund was a Norwegian peace activist, noted for her humanitarian efforts throughout most of the 20th century, and in particular her resistance to the occupation of Norway during World ...
The Holocaust in Norway
In 1941—1942 during the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany, there were at least 2,173 Jews in Norway. At least 775 of them were arrested, detained, and/or deported. More than half of the Norwegians ...
The Holocaust in Norway - Wikipedia
List of Grini prisoners
This is a list of prisoners of Grini concentration camp, which was operated in Nazi-occupied Norway between 1941 and 1945.A cross symbol next to a name denotes that the person died during World War II...
Norwegian Center for Studies of Holocaust and Religious Minorities
The Center for Studies of Holocaust and Religious Minorities (Norwegian: Senter for studier av Holocaust og livssynsminoriteter — or HL-senteret) in Norway opened its doors to the public on August 24,...
Norwegian Center for Studies of Holocaust and Religious Minorities - Wikipedia
Knut Rød
Knut Rød (30 June 1900 – 19 May 1986) was a Norwegian police officer responsible for the arrest, detention and transfer of Jewish men, women and children to SS troops at Oslo harbor. For these a...
Fannrem concentration camp
Fannrem concentration camp (Norwegian: Fannrem fangeleir) was a concentration camp in the municipality of Orkdal in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. It was established as an annex to the Grini conce...
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Berg concentration camp
10°24′04″E / 59.299289°N 10.401220°E / 59.299289; 10.401220Berg was a concentration camp near Tønsberg in Norway that served as an internment and transit center for political...
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List of Berg prisoners
This is a list of prisoners of Berg concentration camp, which was operated in Nazi-occupied Norway between 1942 and 1945.A cross symbol next to a name denotes that the person died during World War II,...
List of Berg prisoners - Wikipedia
Kvænangen concentration camp
Kvænangen concentration camp was established in the municipality of Kvænangen in Northern Norway by the Nazi administration of occupied Norway in August 1942, as annex to Grini. It consisted of two s...
Nic Waal
Nic Waal, born Caroline Schweigaard Nicolaysen in Kristiania, Norway (1 January 1905 - 28 May 1960) was a Norwegian psychiatrist, noted for her work among children and adolescents in Norway where she ...
MV Empire Windrush
HMT Empire Windrush, originally the MV Monte Rosa, was a passenger liner and cruise ship launched in Germany in 1930. During the 1930s, it operated as a German cruise ship under the name Monte Rosa. D...
MV Empire Windrush - Wikipedia