Cheppy

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Cheppy
Commune
Cheppy is located in France
Cheppy
Cheppy
Location within Grand Est region
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
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Meuse
Arrondissement Verdun
Canton Clermont-en-Argonne
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Montfaucon-Varennes-en-Argonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-François Lamorlette
Area1 14.83 km2 (5.73 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 131
 • Density 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 55113 /55270
Elevation 155–239 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.

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