A lifespan ultrashort
Journalist, Author, Editor and Publisher
Harly Foged has a publishing house for e-books. Look at http://fogeds-forlag.dk
Born on August 15th. 1936 in Jutland – Denmark.
Went to sea 1951 as a messboy in the Danish merchant navy and jumped ship in
Sailed out from NY on all the great oceans and continents, except for "down under",
as an able bodied seaman, up to 1957 when he went back to Denmark and attended
radio operator training.
From 1958 radio officer in Norwegian and Swedish vessels on the deep seas.
National duty 1960-61.
From 1961-63 manager of the civilian telegraph station on the American Sondrestrom
Airbase in Greenland.
"Sparks" at Sondrestrom Airbase, Greenland.
1963-70: Various jobs in Greenland as a hunter, fisherman, contractor and running
the local press.
En route with DAF C130 to Greenland. With the fisheries inspectors in Greenland.
1970: Journalist-apprentice at a newspaper in Funen Denmark and school of journalism
1973-1994: Journalist/reporter in the Danish magazine-press.
Reporter in Northern Ireland. If I had a million!
1994 – and forward: Editor of boating magazines.
Still going strong
"Forfatterskab" on the homepage).
movement against the German occupation of Denmark 1940-45. Also editor of
"Tursejleren" - membership magazine for The Danish Cruising Organisation.
Double cochlear implant-operation. After rehabilitation he resumed work with journalism,
publishing and public relations.
2005 and onward - still going strong!