Grainville-Langannerie

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Grainville-Langannerie
The Polish cemetery in Grainville-Langannerie
The Polish cemetery in Grainville-Langannerie
Location of Grainville-Langannerie
Grainville-Langannerie is located in France
Grainville-Langannerie
Grainville-Langannerie
Grainville-Langannerie is located in Normandy
Grainville-Langannerie
Grainville-Langannerie
Coordinates: 49°00′45″N 0°16′18″W / 49.0125°N 0.2717°W / 49.0125; -0.2717Coordinates: 49°00′45″N 0°16′18″W / 49.0125°N 0.2717°W / 49.0125; -0.2717
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentCalvados
ArrondissementCaen
CantonThury-Harcourt
IntercommunalityLe Cingal
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Besnard
Area
1
5.32 km2 (2.05 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
650
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
14310 /14190
Elevation101–175 m (331–574 ft)
(avg. 120 m or 390 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.

Grainville-Langannerie is a commune in the Calvados department in the Normandy region in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962466—    
1968531+13.9%
1975539+1.5%
1982498−7.6%
1990466−6.4%
1999522+12.0%
2008650+24.5%

Sights[edit]

The town contains a cemetery of Polish soldiers killed in the Battle of Hill 262 during World War II.

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