SS-Schijager Batallion \'Norge\': Norwegian Ski Infantry on the East Front 1941-44


    Norway was one of the nations producing the highest number of volunteers for the German war machine during WWII. Most of them ended up in the mechanized units belonging to the famous Waffen SS units "Wiking" and "Nordland," but a number of them etched their place in the history books, as members of the elitist sub-divisional units of the SS-Division "Nord," fighting above the Polar Circle during the war. Among these units were the Ski infantry Battalion - the "SS-Schijager Batallion "Norge."" This is their story."

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    Number of Pages: 272
    Format(s): Hardback - ISBN: 9789185657063
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    Listed in: Second World War, Land forces & warfare, Regiments
    Publisher: Leandoer & Ekholm

    Books by Geir Brenden


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