Saint-Nazaire is a commune in the department in western France, in traditional Brittany. The town has a major harbour on the right bank of the Loire River estuary, near the Atlantic Ocean.
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The or Operation Chariot was a British amphibious attack on the heavily defended Normandie dry dock at St Nazaire in German-occupied France during the Second World War.

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The submarine base of Saint-Nazaire is a large fortified U-boat pen built by the Germans during the Second World War in Saint Nazaire. Photo: KaTeznik, CC BY-SA 2.0 fr.

Archaeological site
Photo: Poulpy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 2 km southwest of Saint-Nazaire. Photo: Whiteredge, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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