Operation Dragoon - map

Operation Dragoon was the code name

A significant benefit of Operation Dragoon was the use of the port facilities in the especially large ports in Southern France.
Clockwise from top: Cathedral of Saint Peter and Saint-Loup Peak; Triumphal Arch; Port Marianne

Montpellier is a city, the capital of the Hérault department

Montpellier is a city, the capital of the Hérault department, the 8th-largest city of France, the also fastest-growing city, the Place du Peyrou, Saint-Roch, an up-and-coming destination, the th now 8 largest city in France in southern France.
View of Albi featuring the Sainte-Cécile cathedral and the Pont Vieux  .

Albi is a commune, the prefecture of the Tarn department

Albi is a commune, the prefecture of the Tarn department, the seat of 4 cantons, 16 communes, a city, the home of the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum, the arguably most interesting small city on the River Tarn in southern France.
Illustration Anthriscus cerefolium0

Chervil is native to the Caucasus

The small white flowers form small umbels are picked on the island of Kauai from mountain forests, release essential oils. Chervil is along with parsley and chives along with tarragon, has had various uses in folk medicine, grows to a height. A cool-...
Town hall

Lunel is a commune

Lunel is a commune in southern France in the Hérault department.
A general view of Pézenas

Pézenas is a commune

Pézenas is a commune in the Occitanie region in the Hérault department.
Cruas Nuclear Power Plant

Cruas is a commune

Cruas is a commune in the Ardèche department near the Rhône River.
An aerial view of Bozouls

Bozouls is a commune

Bozouls is a commune in southern France in the Aveyron department.
Market

Mauguio is a commune

Mauguio is a commune in southern France in the Hérault department.
The main road in Bruniquel

Bruniquel is a commune

Bruniquel is a commune in the Occitanie region in the Tarn-et-Garonne department.
Saint-Martial church

Assas is a commune

Assas is a commune in southern France in the Hérault department.
Céret seen from Fontfrède

Céret is a commune

Céret is a commune, in southern France in the Pyrénées-Orientales department.
Cloister of the Saint-Pierre abbey

Moissac is a commune

Moissac is a commune in the Occitanie region in the Tarn-et-Garonne department.
Motor Gun Boat

Motor Gun Boat was a Royal Navy term

Motor Gun Boat was a Royal Navy term for a small military vessel of the Second World War. Such boats were physically similar under heavy fire to Motor Torpedo Boats, made difficult targets several similar missions to the northwest coast of Sicily for...
Church of the Assumption and castle of the Duke of Guise

Orgon is a commune

Orgon is a commune in southern France in the Bouches-du-Rhône department.
The church of Mouriès

Mouriès is a commune

Mouriès is a commune in southern France in the Bouches-du-Rhône department.