Nimbus motorcycle troops, 9th April 1940

On this day in history – 9th April 1940 – German forces launch Operation Weserübung, the simultaneous invasions of Denmark and Norway, in order to secure access to iron ore supplies as well as the Baltic Sea and Northern Atlantic. The above picture depicts a detachment of Danish troops operating Nimbus MC motorcycles with sidecar-mountedContinue reading “Nimbus motorcycle troops, 9th April 1940”