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Naval operations of the campaign in Norway, April-June 1940 / edited and with a preface by David Brown.

Publication:
London ; Portland, OR : F. Cass, 2000.
Series:
Whitehall histories. Naval Staff histories.
Whitehall histories. Naval Staff histories
Format/Description:
Book
x, 188 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Norway.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British.
Great Britain. Royal Navy -- History -- World War, 1939-1945.
-- fre Guerre mondiale (1939-1945) -- Campagnes et batailles -- Norvège.
-- fre Guerre mondiale (1939-1945) -- Opérations navales britanniques.
Contents:
Naval Operations of the Campaign in Norway i
Chapter I Preliminary Events 5
Chapter II German Invasion of Norway 18
Chapter III Allied Counter Offensive and General Employment of Naval Forces 51
Chapter IV Landings at Namsos 70
Chapter V Landings at Aandalsnes, Aalesund and Molde 78
Chapter VI Withdrawal from Central Norway 88
Chapter VII Expedition to Narvik: Phase I (14 April-7 May) 98
Chapter VIII Operations at Bodo, Mo and Mosjoen 104
Chapter IX Expedition to Narvik: Phase II (7-28 May) 110
Chapter X Retreat from Northern Norway 120
Chapter XI Comment and Reflections 134
Appendix A Allied Warships Employed in Connection with Operations in Norway, April-June 1940, with Main Armament and Commanding Officers 143
Appendix B German Warships Mentioned in Narrative, with Main Armament, Etc. 151
Appendix C(1) Disposition of the Home Fleet, Noon, 9 April 154
Appendix C(2) Dispositions during the Retreat from Central Norway, 30 April-3 May 155
Appendix C(3) Dispositions, 8 June 156
Appendix C(4) Dispositions of Allied Submarines during British Minelaying and German Invasion of Norway, 8-9 April 157
Appendix D Similarity of German Silhouettes 158
Appendix E Summary of Air Attacks on HMS Suffolk
17 April 1940 159
Appendix F HMS Furious 161
Appendix G Some Extracts of General Auchinleck's Dispatch, Dated 19 June 1940 162
Appendix H Naval Losses and Damage (Allied and German) 164.
Notes:
Originally published in 1951 as Confidential book number 3305 and deposited in the Public Record Office. With new introd.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Contributor:
Brown, David, 1938-
Great Britain. Naval Staff.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
ISBN:
0714651192
9780714651194
OCLC:
44046728
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