Cheppy

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Cheppy
The town hall in Cheppy
The town hall in Cheppy
Coat of arms of Cheppy
Coat of arms
Location of Cheppy
Cheppy is located in France
Cheppy
Cheppy
Cheppy is located in Grand Est
Cheppy
Cheppy
Coordinates: 49°13′57″N 5°03′32″E / 49.2325°N 5.0589°E / 49.2325; 5.0589Coordinates: 49°13′57″N 5°03′32″E / 49.2325°N 5.0589°E / 49.2325; 5.0589
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementVerdun
CantonClermont-en-Argonne
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Montfaucon-Varennes-en-Argonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-François Lamorlette
Area
1
14.83 km2 (5.73 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
148
 • Density10.0/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55113 /55270
Elevation155–239 m (509–784 ft)
(avg. 169 m or 554 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
Monument of Missouri

Cheppy is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in northeastern France.

It was a site of fighting during World War I. An American monument sculpted by Nancy Coonsman was erected there by the State of Missouri after the war to honor the volunteers of the state.

See also[edit]

French World War I memorial in Cheppy, France.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.