LE SAMMY - MONUMENT AMERICAIN

Historic site and monument, Military and memorial cemetery at Saint-Nazaire

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  • Also known as the "Sammy".

    This statue of an American soldier (a "Sammy") standing on an eagle by Gertrude V. Whitney commemorates American troops arriving in WWI. It was unveiled in 1926, demolished by the Germans in 1941 and rebuilt in 1989.
  • Access
    • Public transport  :  Ligne U3 - arrêt : Lycée Saint-Louis at 750 m
Services
  • Equipment
    • Point of interest visible without guided tour