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the center of the commune
the center of the commune
Hébécrevon is located in France
Coordinates: 49°07′37″N 1°09′54″W / 49.1269°N 1.165°W / 49.1269; -1.165Coordinates: 49°07′37″N 1°09′54″W / 49.1269°N 1.165°W / 49.1269; -1.165
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Saint-Lô
Canton Marigny
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du canton de Marigny
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Quinquenel
Area1 13.39 km2 (5.17 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,082
 • Density 81/km2 (210/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50239 / 50180
Elevation 7–108 m (23–354 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Hébécrevon is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.

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Hebecrevon was a critical battle leading to the Allied victory of the St. Lo campaign in July 1944.

Hébécrevon was the site of many battles in June and July 1944 leading up to the American victory of the St. Lô campaign.