THE HOME FLEET COVERS CONVOYS TO RUSSIA. 2 TO 9 MARCH 1942, (taken from)ON BOARD HMS VICTORIOUS, DURING HOME FLEET CONVOY
HMS KING GEORGE V leading the Battle Fleet.
It was in this period that the German battleship TIRPITZ sailed from Fottenfjorden, Norway on Operation SPORTPLAST in an attempt to attack Russian convoys.
See Naval History Net for an account of the ships movements and how close they came to making contact, follow link ; https://www.naval-history.net/xGM-Chrono-01BB-KGV.htm