Today in World War II History—Sept. 30, 1943
75 Years Ago—Sept. 30, 1943: Danish Resistance begins smuggling over 7000 Jews by fishing boats to Sweden, including half-Jewish Nobel Prize-winning atomic physicist Niels Bohr.
Danish Jews crossing from Denmark to Sweden, Sept-Oct 1943 [Museum of Danish Resistance (Frihedsmuseet)]
As the Allies advance in Italy, the Germans begin evacuating Naples, destroying facilities and leaving booby traps.