Petter Moen (14 February 1901 – 8 September 1944) was a Norwegian resistance member later known for his diaries.
|Born||14 February 1901|
|Died||8 September 1944(aged 43)|
During the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany he edited the underground newspaper London-Nytt. He was arrested in February 1944 when the German occupiers discovered several undercover newspapers. Moen spent time imprisoned at Møllergata 19, and he perished during transport to Germany with the ship SS Westfalen in September 1944. He is particularly known for his diary written with a pin on toilet paper during imprisonment. The manuscript was found after the war and published in 1949 as Petter Moens dagbok; it has been translated into several languages.
- Skodvin, Magne. "Petter Moen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 26 October 2009.
- Voksø, Per, ed. (1984). "Det store pressekrakket". Krigens Dagbok (in Norwegian). Oslo: Det Beste. p. 400. ISBN 82-7010-166-4.
- Moland, Arnfinn (1995). "Moen, Petter". In Dahl; Hjeltnes; Nøkleby; Ringdal; Sørensen (eds.). Norsk krigsleksikon 1940-45 (in Norwegian). Oslo: Cappelen. p. 275. ISBN 82-02-14138-9. Archived from the original on 28 May 2014. Retrieved 26 October 2009.
- Kraglund, Ivar. "Petter Moen". In Helle, Knut (ed.). Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 26 October 2009.
- Petter Moens dagbok (in Norwegian). Oslo: Cappelen. 1949.