National Geographic : 1945 Nov
Office ofStrategic Services Sidewalks Overflow and Roofs Become Galleries as Norwegian Americans Carry the Stars and Stripes into Trondheim Out of the "white war" in the mountains march these Office of Strategic Services troops, especially chosen as linguists and skiers (page 636). Following the three leaders is a mixed unit-Americans in overseas caps, Norwegians in berets-parading in honor of Crown Prince Olav. Left: astatue toOlav Trygvason, the Viking king who introduced Christianity into Norway. Germany used Trondheim, Norway's "holy city," as a U-boat base and army headquarters (page 629).