Audacious raids: Operations Grouse, Freshman, Swallow and Gunnerside

Audacious raids: Operations Grouse, Freshman, Swallow and Gunnerside

This event has finished Took place on: Friday, 4th Sep 2020

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

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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2020-09-04 2020-09-04 Europe/London Audacious raids: Operations Grouse, Freshman, Swallow and Gunnerside Juliette Desplat examines the four operations carried out by SOE and the Norwegian Resistance in Norway in 1942-1943, that wrecked Nazi plans for an atom bomb. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2020/09/04/audacious-raids-operations-grouse-freshman-swallow-and-gunnerside-232113 ,,,

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