Mognéville

Mognéville is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

On 29 August 1944, the 3rd Panzergenadier Division of the German Wehrmacht massacred 86 inhabitants of this and the three neighboring villages of Beurey-sur-Saulx, Couvonges and Robert-Espagne. This is also referred to as the Massacre de la vallée de la Saulx.

Mognéville
Location of Mognéville
Mognéville is located in France
Mognéville
Mognéville
Mognéville is located in Grand Est
Mognéville
Mognéville
Coordinates: 48°47′02″N 5°00′20″E / 48.7839°N 5.0056°ECoordinates: 48°47′02″N 5°00′20″E / 48.7839°N 5.0056°E
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementArrondissement of Bar-le-Duc
CantonCanton of Revigny-sur-Ornain
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du pays de Revigny sur Ornain
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claude Person
Area
1
18.57 km2 (7.17 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
386
 • Density21/km2 (54/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55340 /55800
Elevation136–216 m (446–709 ft)
(avg. 145 m or 476 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

See also

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