Operation Archery

Location

Vaagso, Norway
Norway
62° 0' 10.2204" N, 5° 3' 52.9092" E
Date commenced: 
Saturday, December 27, 1941

Vaagso Norway

 
A raid on Vaagso and Maaloy to destroy fish oil factories and sink enemy shipping. No 3 Commando was supported by 1 and half troops of No 2 Commando, and detachments from No 4 and 6 Commando, and the Norwegian troop.
 
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