A ridge to the east of the village was the site of a fierce battle during World War I, and there are many memorials and monuments in the area.
Location of Les Éparges
|Intercommunality||Communauté de communes du Canton de Fresnes en Woëvre|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Bernard Pancher|
|9.52 km2 (3.68 sq mi)|
|• Density||7.4/km2 (19/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|Elevation||255–382 m (837–1,253 ft) |
(avg. 267 m or 876 ft)
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
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