Ozeville

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Ozeville
Ozeville is located in France
Ozeville
Ozeville
Coordinates: 49°30′10″N 1°20′17″W / 49.5028°N 1.3381°W / 49.5028; -1.3381Coordinates: 49°30′10″N 1°20′17″W / 49.5028°N 1.3381°W / 49.5028; -1.3381
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Cherbourg-Octeville
Canton Montebourg
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la région de Montebourg
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Cauvin
Area
 • Land1 4.70 km2 (1.81 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 142
 • Population2 density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50390 / 50310
Elevation 20–72 m (66–236 ft)
(avg. 35 m or 115 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.

Ozeville is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.

The town was mentioned in the D-Day diary of Capt Walter Marchand, US Army, Medical Corps. Ozeville was assaulted on June 8th (D-Day+2) and finally taken on June 13th (D-Day+7)by the Allied Forces.

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