Guémappe is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.
Geography [ edit ]
A small farming village situated 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Arras, at the junction of the D34 and the D38 roads.
History [ edit ]
First noted as
Gammapium in 1135. The seigneurie belonged to that of the Montmorency family at Wancourt. The village was the scene of heavy fighting in April 1917 and August 1918, during the First World War.
Population [ edit ]
Historical population of Guémappe
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.
Places of interest [ edit ]
The church of St. Leger, rebuilt, along with most of the village, after
World War I.
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