Tagged: Harald Hansen

A sailing adventure

Harald Hansen Mountain Home, Ark. Part of our childhood we grew up in Farsund, a small town that in those days was about a day’s drive from Kristiansand. Small towns like that don’t have...

A whale of a tale

Memories of whale hunting, 1947-1948 In March, Hansen told the remarkable story of his WWII experiences. In this installment, he takes us into the world of post-war whaling. Harald Hansen Mountain Home, Ark. After...

Gegen Engeland: A WWII memoir

From occupied Norway to England’s Navy, one young man’s wartime experiences Harald Hansen Mountain Home, Ark. It was now two years since Germany attacked Norway. Two other young boys and I were at that...