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Le Cannet-des-Maures
—  Commune  —
The church of Saint-Michel

Coat of arms
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Var
Arrondissement Brignoles
Canton Le Luc
Intercommunality Cœur du Var
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jean-Luc Longour
Area1 73.64 km2 (28.43 sq mi)
Population (Jan. 2018)2 entry at Wikidata
INSEE/Postal code 83031 / 83340
Elevation 52–628 m (171–2,060 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.

Le Cannet-des-Maures is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.


The town was called "Cannet" until the French Revolution, and later "Le Cannet". During World War II on 15 of June 1940, the airfield was attacked by 25 Italian fighters Fiat C.R.42s that strafed about 20 French aircraft destroying some of them.

See also[]

  • Communes of the Var department


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