Verner Panton – Official

1944-1945 Verner Pantons military service

Panton did his military service in Odense

Panton did his military service (until 1945) at the same time as he was attending the Technical College in Odense (1944 – 47). In the last year of the war he had to go into hiding because he had joined a student group which was resisting the German occupation of Denmark. Between 1947 and 1951 he studied architecture at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen.