Miserey

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Miserey
The church in Miserey
The church in Miserey
Location of Miserey
Miserey is located in France
Miserey
Miserey
Miserey is located in Normandy
Miserey
Miserey
Coordinates: 49°01′19″N 1°16′16″E / 49.0219°N 1.2711°E / 49.0219; 1.2711Coordinates: 49°01′19″N 1°16′16″E / 49.0219°N 1.2711°E / 49.0219; 1.2711
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentEure
ArrondissementÉvreux
CantonÉvreux-3
IntercommunalityCA Évreux Portes de Normandie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Elisabeth Petit
Area
1
8.11 km2 (3.13 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
641
 • Density79/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
27410 /27930
Elevation122–139 m (400–456 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Miserey is a commune in the Eure department in Normandy in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962281—    
1968302+7.5%
1975357+18.2%
1982431+20.7%
1990448+3.9%
1999473+5.6%
2008524+10.8%

See also[edit]

On 23 Aug, [1944], 1st Recon Platoon [of the 823rd Tank Destroyer Bn., 30th Infantry Div.] was ordered to recon' the village of Miserey, 8km (5mi) East of Evreux, France. Proceeding, the platoon found the town occupied by the enemy [German Army]. A small-scale battle ensued, ending with 20 enemy KIA and 40 POWs. The Battalion Command Post (CP) was established in a small chateau there at 1530. The 1st Recon Platoon claims credit for the liberation of Miserey.


References[edit]

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

[1]


  1. ^ Raney, TL handwritten notes pertaining to personal experience in WWII as platoon leader of 1st Recon Platoon, 823rd TDbn.