TracesOfWar needs your help! Every euro, pound or dollar you contribute greatly supports the continuation of this website. Go to and donate!

Operation Chariot Memorial

This memorial commemorates Operation Chariot, the commando raid on St. Nazaire in 1942.

Disclaimer: These are old photos. Today, the monument is no longer on the Place du Commando, but near the Vieux Môle.

Do you have more information about this location? Inform us!


  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: Duch (1), Duch (2)