VE Day in Norway

On May 8, 1945 Norwegians everywhere could finally celebrate their freedom after spending five long years under unyielding Nazi rule.

ve.jpgWhen the day of liberation came, “Hurrah! Hurrah!” was all that could be heard and the streets of every Norwegian city were flooded with flags. This momentous day was celebrated with singing, parades, and the warm embrace of fellow countrymen. Towns throughout Norway were awash in red, blue, and white. Continue reading “VE Day in Norway”