Today in World War II History—Aug. 29, 1943
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by Sarah Sundin
75 Years Ago—Aug. 29, 1943: Germans impose martial law in Denmark.
Germans dissolve Danish army and navy and interns personnel.
In Denmark, King Christian X and royal family are confined to the palace.
Danes scuttle fleet: 13 ships escape to Sweden, only 5 captured.