They were U.S. paratroopers, Norwegian operatives, and British Commandos, Allied teams leading high-risk operations throughout Europe, Africa, and Asia to fight Hitler and turn the tide of the war. WWII's Most Daring Raids puts you in the heart of the action, giving you a minute-by-minute account of the most astonishing surprise attacks against the Third Reich. We forensically examine how exactly these assaults played out, through expert analysis and testimonies from the brave men who carried them out.
Secret Weapon Sabotage
Episode 1x6; Oct 23, 2016
An elite squad of Norwegians destroys the heavy water production facility at the Vemork hydroelectric power plant at Rjukan, Norway in February 1943. The Nazis intended the heavy water for nuclear weapons research. The British Special Operations Executive (SOE) named this raid Operation Gunnerside.
1x6: Secret Weapon Sabotage
1x5: Cutting Rommel's Lifeline
1x4: Storming Mussolini's Island
1x3: Churchill Strikes Back
1x2: Easy Company's First Assault
1x1: Stealing Hitler's Radar
CastView Full Cast