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Denmark
Denmark.png
Capital:
Copenhagen

Government type:
Democratic, Socialist

Faction:
Neutral

Denmark is a minor country in northern Europe. It borders Flag of Germany Germany (-10) to the south, and shares a land connection with Flag of Sweden Sweden (+20).

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Historical Background

Denmark remained neutral in the First World War, and tried to do the same in World War II (like all other Nordic countries) but was invaded by the   German Reich in 1940 as part of Operation Weserübung. The Danish military offered no significant resistance to the German aggression and Germany in return maintained very lenient occupation policies. Unlike Norway where Germany established a puppet government headed by Vidkun Quisling, Denmark maintained a stable constitutional monarchy, albeit under a government-in-exile. Denmark regained its independence in 1945 after the fall of the Third Reich.

National Focus

Main article: Generic national focus tree

Denmark uses the generic national focus tree.

Technology

Denmark begins with three research slots available to the player.

Latest Technologies Researched 1936
Army Technology Naval Technology Air Technology Electronics & Industry Doctrines
  • Infantry Equipment I
  • Engineer Company I
  • Recon Company I
  • Towed Artillery
  • Destroyer I
  • Heavy Cruiser I
  • Submarine I
  • Transport Ship
  • Interwar Fighter
  • IW Carrier Fighter

None Researched

None Researched

Politics

Denmark starts out as a socialist democracy with elections every four years; the next falls on October 1939. The country begins with the Socialdemokratiet party in power under the leadership of Thorvald Stauning.

National Spirits

Denmark does not have any national spirits.

Diplomacy

As a Democratic country, Denmark has slightly positive relations with the same ideology (+10), and more strongly positive relations with countries that has a socialist ruling party (+20). Denmark has a slightly negative relationship with all Communist, Fascist, and Non-Aligned countries (-10).

Denmark does not have claims or cores on foreign soil, but it starts out in control of   Iceland (+10) and has the ability to release them as a puppet. Denmark also controls the Faroe Islands and Greenland which contains strategic ports but not much else of interest.

Political Parties

Id Party name Popularity Leader Country Name Ruling
  Democratic Socialdemokratiet 97% Thorvald Stauning Denmark  
  Fascist Danmarks Nationalsocialistiske Arbejderparti (DNSAP) 1% Frits Clausen North Sea Empire  
  Communist Danmarks Kommunistiske Parti (DKP) 2% Aksel Larsen Danish Civil Union  
  Non-Aligned Det Radikale Venstre 0% Peter Rochegune Munch Kingdom of Denmark  

Economy

Laws

Conscription Law Economy Law Trade Law
  Volunteer Only
  • 1.5% Recruitable population
  Civilian Economy
  • 35% Consumer Goods factories
  • –30% Factory construction speed
  • +30% Factory (type) conversion cost
  • -40% Fuel Gain per Oil
  • -25% Fuel Capacity
  Export Focus
  • 50% Resources to market
  • +5% Research speed
  • +10% Factory/Dockyard output
  • +10% Construction speed
  • +20% Civilian intelligence to others
  • +10% Navy intelligence to others

Industrial Capacity

Denmark begins the 1936 campaign with a modest 11 factories, but little room to further expand capacity. The Danish mainland has 1 available building slot in Jutland, with another 2 slots open for construction in Iceland. Denmark has access to 10 Aluminum from the Jutland region.

Factories 1936
 
2 Military Factories
 
2 Naval Dockyard
 
7 Civilian Factories

Resources

Total resources 1936
 
Oil
 
Rubber
 
Steel
 
Aluminum
 
Tungsten
 
Chromium
0 0 0 10 0 0

These numbers represent the available resources, depending on trade law a certain amount may be traded away.

Military

Denmark possesses a meager military. Its 5 army divisions are all on the mainland, stationed in Jutland and Sjaelland. Sjaelland has a level 8 naval base, where the player will find Denmark's 7 naval vessels organized into Den Danske Flåde at the start of 1936. Denmark's Air Force is split into two groups: one wing of 12 fighters at Jutland's level 2 Air Base, and another wing of 22 fighters at Sjaelland's level 6 Air Base.

Denmark's Volunteer Conscription law will make it difficult for the player to initially expand the country's military. In January 1936, the country only has 19.13K free manpower - however, the player can choose to spend 150 Political Power to enact Limited Conscription, and increase that figure to 57.76K. Subsequent conscription laws will increase this number further but inflict penalties on the industry and troop quality, it can also not be achieved as a democracy unless at war.

Army
Type Total
  Manpower used 34300
  Infantry division 3
  Binary infantry division 1
  Cavalry 1
  Motorized 0
  Light tank 0
Navy
Type Total
  Manpower used 4000
  Carrier 0
  Battleship 0
  Battlecruiser 0
  Heavy Cruiser 2
  Light Cruiser 0
  Destroyer 0
  Submarine 5
Air Force
Type Total
  Manpower used 680
  Fighter 34
  Tactical Bomber 0
  Close air support 0
  Naval bomber 0

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