- Apr 2018
There's one thing to keep in mind though, that it was the easy access to the French coast that made the Atlantic War possible. Without the panes of St. Nazaire, La Rochelle and Lorient such large scale commerce raiding against Britain would never have been possible. Even Trondheim wasn't enough. So it was not possible, under any circumstances to actually release the Wolfpacks on convoys that easily before The Battle of France.