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English: Operation Chariot was a 1942 British commando raid on the port facilities of St. Nazaire, then in the hands of the occupying German forces. The main purpose was to destroy the Normandie drydock, which was the only facility on the Atlantic coast in German hands that was capable of handling the German battleship Tirpitz.
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