About 1,000 schoolteachers
are arrested in Norway.
Hitler flies to Finland
to meet with the Finnish head of state, Marshal Mannerheim.
Himmler is made responsible
for order in Denmark and Norway.
An advance party of four
Norwegian Special Operations Executive (SOE) Commandos are dropped
by parachute to reconnoitre the area around the German ‘heavy
water’ (atomic weapons development) plant at Telemark,
Two RAF Horsa gliders carrying
34 British Royal Engineer Commandos, crashes in Norway en route
to their mission of destroying the German ‘heavy water’
plant at Telemark. The survivors are captured by the Germans,
questioned, tortured and shot, although they were all in uniform.