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Denmark's largest refugee camp for Germans

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Oksbøl Camp was built by the Danish military in 1929 but was taken over by the Germans after the occupation. Later, in 1945, it became one of many camps in Denmark that was converted for German refugees. In 1946, Oksbøl Camp housed 35,000 civilian German refugees,…

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Too many dead children

The German refugees in Denmark do not get much of a mention in the history books. But the story of …

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Too many dead children

The German refugees in Denmark do not get much of a mention in the history books. But the story of …

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