The St Nazaire Raid

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6 April 2009

Tim Beattie explores how the raid was a military and propaganda achievement at a crucial moment in the Second World War.

The St Nazaire Raid
© Pendennis Castle

Date: 6th April 2009
Time: 12.30 pm
Location: Learning Centre

Magnificent disaster or glorious success?

It is tempting to compare the raid on St Nazaire in March 1942 to the Charge of the Light Brigade. Yet one is seen as a magnificent disaster, the other a glorious success.

Tim Beattie explores how the raid was a military and propaganda achievement at a crucial moment in the Second World War.

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