During World War II, the Norwegian resistance launched a series of sabotage actions against Hydroelectric plant in Vemor, Norway. Why?

to distrupt work of German airfields
to disrupt work of oilfields
to disrupt work of U-boat bases
to disrupt German nuclear project
In 1934, at Vemork, Norsk Hydro built the first commercial plant capable of producing heavy water as a byproduct of fertilizer production. In 1943, a team of British-trained Norwegian commandos succeeded in destroying the production facility with a second attempt, Operation Gunnerside. Operation Gunnerside was later evaluated as the most successful act of sabotage in all of World War II.
Riho Ishii
0
Correct this question
5
Very interesting!
reach: rather globalhistory of NorwayNorwaysabotageScandinaviaWorld War II

Answers by country

to distrupt work of German airfields
to disrupt work of oilfields
to disrupt work of U-boat bases
to disrupt German nuclear project
answers
flagNorway
0%
0%
10%
89%
19
flagGreece
10%
0%
10%
80%
10
flagAustralia
7%
10%
5%
72%
55
flagCanada
3%
6%
18%
68%
32
flagthe United Kingdom
5%
5%
17%
65%
179
flagSweden
7%
7%
21%
64%
14
flagthe United States
10%
6%
17%
62%
590
flagthe Netherlands
0%
10%
30%
60%
10
flagNew Zealand
0%
0%
50%
50%
10
flagRepublic of Ireland
8%
8%
30%
47%
23
flagGermany
18%
4%
31%
45%
22
flagPoland
12%
13%
28%
44%
14353
flagIndia
22%
12%
22%
38%
31