Cerizy

Cerizy is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France. It is part of the Canton of Ribemont.[2][3]

Cerizy
The town hall of Cerizy
Location of Cerizy
Cerizy
Cerizy
Coordinates: 49°45′39″N 3°19′40″E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementSaint-Quentin
CantonRibemont
IntercommunalityVallée de l'Oise
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Jean-Christophe Carlier
Area
1
4 km2 (2 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
67
  Density17/km2 (43/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02149 /02240
Elevation73–123 m (240–404 ft)
(avg. 108 m or 354 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

During the Retreat from Mons on 28 August 1914, the British 12th Lancers charged a dismounted Prussian Guard Dragoon regiment[4] near the village.[5]

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196282    
196884+2.4%
197586+2.4%
198262−27.9%
199064+3.2%
199948−25.0%
200858+20.8%

See also

References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. Cerizy, 02, Aisne : Histoire de Cerizy, Cartes Postales 1900 de Cerizy, Photos de Cerizy, Illustration de la ville, Blason de Cerizy, Généalogie à Cerizy
  3. Décret n° 2014-202 du 21 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département de l'Aisne
  4. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-06-07. Retrieved 2010-05-07.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. Mons 1914: the BEF's Tactical Triumph by David Lomas and Ed Dovey, Osprey Publishing, 1997 p.83
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