|This article is a stub. It is short and in need of expansion. Why not help out?|
Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a Nordic European country whose core territory comprises the western and northernmost portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula. The modern nation has existed since 1905 after dissolution of its union with Sweden. The country remained neutral in World War I, but joined the Allies after it was invaded and occupied by Nazi Germany in 1940. The country was liberated following the end of World War II in 1945.
The map Telemark Research Base added with the Battlefield 1942 expansion pack Secret Weapons of WWII is set in Norway, and depicts a British Commando raid on the German-occupied heavy water production facility found there.
The war story Nordlys takes place in Rjukan, Norway in 1943. It follows Norwegian Resistance members Solveig and her mother Astrid, discovering and attempting to sabotage the German atomic bomb project by preventing the manufacture and export of heavy water.