Operasjon Rype i VR fra Trygg-Grunn Foto Per Erik Daviknes

Filming Operasjon Rype in VR

Soon you can join the soldiers from OSS / NORSO (The Office of Strategic Services) during planning, reception of airdrops and sabotage actions against Nordlandsbanen in 1945. BRAK VR takes…

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OSS Gjefsjøen får kulturprisen 2021 Foto Trøndelag fylkeskommune

Trøndelag County Municipality’s culture prize to OSS Gjefsjøen

Trøndelag County Municipality’s culture prize goes to the association OSS Gjefsjøen in Snåsa. They receive the award for their work in disseminating the story of Operasjon RYPE, and the restoration…

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Vinterleden fra Ismenningen til Gjefsjøen fjellgård

Winthertrack from Ismenningen to Gjefsjøen

Do you want to visit the headquarters of Operasjon RYPE, OSS Gjefsjøen and Gjefsjøen Fjellgård in the winter? You will now find a tour description for the winter track from…

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Roseslottet Haakon Sand & Gudmund Sand/ Sandbox

The Sønstby Prize 2022 to Roseslottet

the Sønstby Prize 2022!

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OSS monument at Arlington

The OSS Society memorial at Arlington National Cemetery

In December 2021 The OSS Society installed a memorial last week at Arlington National Cemetery to honor OSS personnel killed in action. It’s located near the gravesite of OSS founder…

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American War Memorials Overseas

American War Memorials Overseas works to document, promote, and preserve non-government supported War Memorials honoring Americans outside of the USA to ensure these monuments remain part of local communities forever.…

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Foto: Kristian Kapelrud, Heimevernet

Opening of the RYPE Headquarter September 3’th 2021

In 2018, a handful of veterans from the Armed Forces Special Command together with former head of the Home Guard in Trøndelag Ebbe Deraas established the association “ OSS Gjefsjoen…

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courtesy Lt. Richard A. Bosch bracelet Carpetbagger Plukkutjønnfjellet operasjon Rype Military-com

Fallen US Bombardier’s Bracelet Tells Story Of Secret Missions to Norway in Last Days of WWII

The slightly dented bracelet found at the back of a chest of drawers in a Norwegian attic bore testimony to an epic tale of daring secret missions behind Nazi lines…

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Rype burying their fallen comrades at

Operation Rype, B-24 (“Cookie” 42-40549) Crash Site Memorial Pyramid

Tidlig om morgenen 7. april 1945 krasjet et av flyene til Operasjon Rype på Plukkutjønnfjellet i Snåsa. Alle ombord omkom. Organisasjonen American War Memorials Overseas, Inc. har laget en informasjonsside…

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Polansky Crew Carpetrbagger C-24 Operasjon Rype

Operation Rype, B-24 Liberator (42-50331) Crash Site Memorial

Påskeaften den 30. mars 1945 styrtet et av flyene fra Operasjon Rype ved Kirkwall på Orknøyene. Organisasjonen American War Memorials Overseas, Inc. har laget en informasjonsside også for flyulykken og…

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