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The Northern War was a war fought between Denmark, Germany and Sweden. It began on August 8, 1940 and has been ongoing.

The Northern War
Date August 8th, 1940 - Ongoing
Location Scandinavia, Baltic Sea
Result
Belligerents

Germany

Denmark

Sweden
Commanders and leaders

Danish Armed Forces:

General


German Armed Forces:

General Gerhard Voelkel

Swedish Armed Forces:

General Adam Lewenhaupt

Strength
Casualties and losses

German Armed Forces:


Danish Armed Forces:







Total Dead:

Total Wounded:

Swedish Armed Forces:











Total Dead:

Total Wounded:

BeginningEdit

The war began on August 8, 1940 when Sweden invaded Norway, a territory of Denmark. Within hours, the Denmark and German governments responded with thousands of soldiers being sent from both nations to stop the Swedish Blitzkrieg. On


August 9, the first reinforcements arrived in Grimstad, Norway. The reinforcements were sent to Oslo, Norway to fight the Swedish military. The battle was at first between soldiers and artillery but soon turned into some of the bloodiest urban combat, with many tanks from both sides joining the Urban warfare. The Prussians had the advantage with faster tanks but the Germans had better armored tanks and their tanks had more firepower. Eventually the center of the city was named No Man's Land due to the number of corpses of tanks and people that laid in it.

Eventually the fight became


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