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Saint-Raphael



Introduction of Saint-Raphael
Town of Var department, in the SE, on the FrenchRiviera, 18 mi SW of Cannes. A fashionable resorttoday, it has a port built by the Romans. It was Napoleon'sland ing point on his return from Egypt in 1799.The town was the scene of heavy fighting during theAllied invasion of southern France in August 1944.

Saint-Raphael Images