Saint-Georges-d'Aurac

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Saint-Georges-d'Aurac
Saint-Georges-d'Aurac is located in France
Saint-Georges-d'Aurac
Saint-Georges-d'Aurac
Coordinates: 45°09′26″N 3°32′30″E / 45.1572°N 3.5417°E / 45.1572; 3.5417Coordinates: 45°09′26″N 3°32′30″E / 45.1572°N 3.5417°E / 45.1572; 3.5417
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Haute-Loire
Arrondissement Brioude
Canton Paulhaguet
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Théodore Chazal
Area1 17.42 km2 (6.73 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 411
 • Density 24/km2 (61/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 43188 / 43230
Elevation 557–911 m (1,827–2,989 ft)
(avg. 633 m or 2,077 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.

Saint-Georges-d'Aurac is a commune in the Haute-Loire department in south-central France.

It was home to Louis de Cazenave who was, at the time of his death, the oldest surviving French veteran of World War I in France. He died at the age of 111 on 20 January 2008.[1]

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