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Title: Mailly  
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Subject: Prince of Orange, 1944 in aviation, Communes of the Saône-et-Loire department, Pluton (missile), AMR 33, Arrondissement of Charolles, 2nd Infantry Division (France)
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Coordinates: 46°13′23″N 4°06′54″E / 46.2231°N 4.115°E / 46.2231; 4.115Coordinates: 46°13′23″N 4°06′54″E / 46.2231°N 4.115°E / 46.2231; 4.115

Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Charolles
Canton Semur-en-Brionnais
 • Land1 5.47 km2 (2.11 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 177
 • Population2 density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71271 / 71340
Elevation 316–460 m (1,037–1,509 ft)
(avg. 427 m or 1,401 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Mailly is a picturesque commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.

France's 3rd Artillery Regiment is based in Mailly and it once operated the nuclear Pluton missile as part of France's deterrent during the Cold War.

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