WWII World War II Battles Involving the Norway

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List of Norway battles in the World War II, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in World War II involving the Norway is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these World War II battles that involved World War II you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

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Battle of Åndalsnes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Åndalsnes, Norway - The Åndalsnes landings took place in Åndalsnes in Romsdal, Norway in 1940 during the Norwegian Campaign of World War II. After the German invasion of Norway in April 1940, British ...more

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Battle of Drøbak Sound is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Oslofjord - The Battle of Drøbak Sound took place in the northernmost part of the Oslofjord on 9 April 1940, on the first day of the German invasion of Norway. It was the start of the war in Western ...more

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Battle of Gratangen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Gratangen, Norway - The Battle of Gratangen occurred during the first Norwegian counter-attack in the Narvik Campaign. The Norwegian 6th Division gathered forces to push the Germans out of the Gratangen area and ...more

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Battle of Midtskogen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Elverum, Norway - The Battle of Midtskogen was the battle fought on the night between 9 and 10 April 1940 during the Second World War between a German raiding party and an improvised Norwegian force. The site of ...more

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Battles of Narvik is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Troms, Norway - The Battles of Narvik were fought from 9 April to 8 June 1940 as a naval battle in the Ofotfjord and as a land battle in the mountains surrounding the north Norwegian city of Narvik as part of ...more

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Namsos Campaign is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Namsos, Norway - The Namsos Campaign, in Namsos, Norway, and its surrounding area involved heavy fighting between Anglo-French and Norwegian naval and military forces on the one hand, and German military, naval ...more

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Norwegian Campaign is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Denmark - The Norwegian Campaign was a military campaign that was fought in Norway during the Second World War between the Allies and Germany, after the latter's invasion of the country. In April 1940, ...more

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Operation Weserübung is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Denmark - Operation Weserübung was the code name for Germany's assault on Denmark and Norway during the Second World War and the opening operation of the Norwegian Campaign. The name comes from the ...more

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Battle of the Atlantic is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list World War II Battles Involving the Norway
Gulf of Mexico - The Battle of the Atlantic was the longest continuous military campaign in World War II, running from 1939 to the defeat of Germany in 1945. At its core was the Allied naval blockade of Germany, ...more