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British Commandos in WWII
"These remarkable soldiers were one of England's finest during the darkest days of WWII."
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
When were British Commando units formed?
at the start of hostilities
during the Battle of Britain
after the fall of Tobruk
right after Dunkirk
How were the first members of the Commandos selected?
they were conscripted
they were volunteers
the British Admiralty selected them
they were remnants from shattered formations
Where did the name 'Commandos' come from?
the English Civil War
the Boer War
the Afghan Wars
Where was the first commando operation?
What vital item was recovered in Operation Claymore?
plans for secret weapons
Who did #11 Commando attempt to kill in a raid behind enemy lines in Libya?
What was the importance of the raid on Vaagso, Norway?
German losses in war material
Finland changed its policy toward the Allies
Sweden entered the war on the side of the Allies
Germany diverted resources to Norway
What did #2 Commando use to destroy the drydock at St. Nazaire?
Why was the raid on Dieppe a failure?
bad weather changed the plan
untried equipment was used
the Germans knew in advance
it was poorly planned
What did the 'Commando Order' tell the German armed forces to do with captured commandos?
take them prisoner
treat them as equals
use your discretion
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Compiled Jun 20 13