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Welcome to the Nordic military history task force, which covers the military histories of the Nordic countries. If you have any questions about articles or are generally seeking advice, you're encouraged to ask at the main military history talk page, or you can directly approach one of the task force participants below.

The coordinators of the Military history WikiProject can be contacted here.



This task force covers the military histories of the Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden. This includes the military history of the Vikings and territories previously held by the Nordic countries.

Any article related to this task force should be marked by adding Nordic-task-force=yes or Nordic=y to the {{WPMILHIST}} project banner at the top of its talk page (see the project banner instructions for more details on the exact syntax). This will automatically place it into Category:Nordic military history task force articles.



If you approach anyone from this list for advice or help, please check their contributions first to check if they've edited recently. This list may contain people who have not edited Wikipedia in a long time.

  1. Drieakko (talk · contribs) (medieval or earlier Swedish-Russian-Finnish)
  2. Johan Elisson (talk · contribs) (from 17th century to modern day, mostly Sweden)
  3. Kyriakos (talk · contribs) (Viking Age)
  4. Ljleppan (talk · contribs) (Mainly Finnish WW2)
  5. Lovkal (talk · contribs) (Native Swede, so mostly interested in Sweden, esp. WW2 and late medieval history)
  6. MoRsE (talk · contribs) (Articles related to Finland)
  7. Tomas e (talk · contribs) (Swedish subjects)
  8. Alvaldi (talk · contribs) (Articles related to Iceland)

If you wish to identify yourself as a participant of this task force, simply copy and paste this userbox to your user page: {{Wikipedia:WikiProject Military history/Members/User WPMILHIST Nordic military history task force}}

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The table to the right shows the current article assessment statistics for this task force.

A list of the top 500 most popular articles within our scope, as well as the number of page views each article received over the past month, can be found here.

With most of our articles assessed as Stub- or Start-Class, there's a lot of work to be done. However, we also have a number of good, A-Class, and featured articles, which have been assessed as amongst the best Wikipedia has to offer. These article serve as a yardstick for what can be achieved and should be aimed for, and can provide ideas about how to write an article and what sources to consult; they are listed below:

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Open tasks

Attention needed
...to referencing and citation (2,931) • ...to coverage and accuracy (2,309) • ...to structure (535) • ...to grammar (139) • ...to supporting materials (606)
Popular pages
Full list
Cleanup needed
Simo Häyhä
Requested articles
Battle of Uhtua-KiestinkiBattles of Repola-RukajärviBattle of SiiranmäkiConquest of BohuslänPoul BruunKnut FogelholmKauko IkonenOve KampmanJurgen MellinCarl Mörner af MorlandaErik Sparre af SundbyGustaf Adam TaubeHugo Johan HamiltonJohan Christoffer von DüringPoul Brandt RehnbergWilhelm TheslessGotthard Vilhelm Marks von WürttembergSamuel Gustaf StierneldGustav T. J. von SchoultzBrendt RehnbergAage SchochBattle of LubczBattle of Fredericia (1657)Glode du PlatDybbøl order of battleSiege of Riga (1709–1710)
Expansion needed
List of Norwegian battlesBattle of Bay of ViipuriBattle of BreisachBattle of ChemnitzBattle of Hanko (1941)Battle of IstedBattle of KłeckoBattle of KollaaBattle of MergentheimBattle of NapueBattle of Nowy Dwór MazowieckiBattle of NykarlebyBattle of PyhäjokiBattle of TaipaleBattle of TuttlingenBattle of UjścieBattle of WarkaBattle of WojniczBattle of WerbenCarl Carlsson Mörner af TunaCarl Henrik WrangelBattle of FilipówGöran SilfverhielmOperation HardboiledOtto Wilhelm von FersenWilhelm Mauritz KlingsporCarl von HaartmanBattle of Mysunde (1848)Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics OrganizationHugo ÖstermanCoup of 1809
Images needed
Åndalsnes landings
Merging needed
Add an article here!
Citations needed
Battle of Tali-IhantalaBattle of SuomussalmiÅndalsnes landings
Translation needed
Add an article here!

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  • 11 Jul 2024 – List of battles involving Sweden (talk · edit · hist) was AfDed by Gvssy (t · c); see discussion (4 participants; relisted)

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