Audacious raids: Operations Grouse, Freshman, Swallow and Gunnerside

Event Type: Local / Community

Takes Place: 4th September 2020

Time: 14:00 to 15:00

Venue: Online

Description: Juliette Desplat discusses Operations Grouse, Freshman, Swallow and Gunnerside, carried out by SOE and the Norwegian Resistance in Norway in 1942-1943. These incredibly audacious missions wrecked Nazi plans for an atom bomb and were described by the commander of German troops in Norway as ‘the most splendid coup seen this war.’

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Price: Free


Organiser: The National Archives

Lecturer: Juliette Desplat, Head of Modern Overseas, Intelligence and Security Records at The National Archives

Region: London

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