Churchill Group, the
The Churchill Group was a Danish resistance group in Aalborg. It was active during the years 1941-42.
Churchill Group, Sabotage, resistance, German Wehrmacht, , , , ,
Concealment of birth and infanticide
A woman who gave birth in secret could be sentenced to hard labor for life until 1930
childbirth, infanticide, child out of wedlock, concealment of birth, , , , ,
Dybbøl is a small coastal town in Southern Jutland that was the scene of one of the most important battles in Denmark's history
Dybbøl, 1864, Battle of Dybbøl, Schleswig Holstein, battlefield, , , ,
Denmark to the Eider!
"Denmark to the Eider" was the rallying cry of nationalists, who wanted to absorb the Duchy of Schleswig into Denmark
Eider, Schleswig, Holstein, Kongeå, Schleswig War, , , ,
The Ertebølle Culture was a Mesolithic Culture living in Southern Scandinavia
Mesolithic, Ertebølle, Ertebølle culture, Excavation, , , , ,
Valdemar Era, the
The Age of the Valdemars (1157-1241) is considered a golden age in Denmark's history
Valdemar, Era, king, , , , , ,
The word "bastion" refers the angular protruding parts of a fortress
fortress, defence, ring wall, archers, , , , ,
Go to the thingstead
"To go to the thingstead" was an expression used to describe the place where the executive, judicial and legislative branches met.
thingstead, judicial executive legislative, opinion, tinge, , , , ,
The advanced dike
The Advanced dike was build to prevent flooding in the Tønder marshland in 1979-1981
flooding, Tønder, Tonder, marsh, , , , ,