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Poul Reichhardt ...
Lisbeth Movin ...
Lau Lauritzen ...
Matros Kaj (Frische)
Johannes Meyer ...
Jonas Olsen
Pauline Murray ...
Marion
Jørn Ording ...
Matros Kaare
Per Buckhøj ...
Kaptajn på Marie Grubbe
Preben Lerdorff Rye ...
1. Styrmand på Marie Grubbe
Axel Frische ...
Kaptajn på Jette
Kjeld Jacobsen ...
Styrmand på Jette
Bjørn Watt-Boolsen ...
Telegrafisten
Carl Heger ...
Matros Frederik
Preben Neergaard ...
Matros Lauritz
Karl Jørgensen ...
Kaptajn på Anne Margrete
Ove Sprogøe ...
Matros Henry
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On the 9th of April 1940, the crew of a Danish merchant ship receives the news of Germany's invasion of Denmark. Instead of returning home, they vote in favor of setting course for England. The crew will undergo much hardship over the next five years ... Written by hambo77

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5000 Danske søfolk sejlede i allieret tjeneste under 2. Verdenskrig.

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