Bathelémont

Bathelémont (before 2011: Bathelémont-lès-Bauzemont)[3] is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in northeastern France.

Bathelémont
The town hall in Bathelémont
The town hall in Bathelémont
Coat of arms of Bathelémont
Location of Bathelémont
Bathelémont is located in France
Bathelémont
Bathelémont
Bathelémont is located in Grand Est
Bathelémont
Bathelémont
Coordinates: 48°41′32″N 6°31′33″E / 48.6922°N 6.5258°E / 48.6922; 6.5258Coordinates: 48°41′32″N 6°31′33″E / 48.6922°N 6.5258°E / 48.6922; 6.5258
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeurthe-et-Moselle
ArrondissementLunéville
CantonBaccarat
IntercommunalityPays du Sânon
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Francis Vivier[1]
Area
1
6.6 km2 (2.5 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
65
 • Density9.8/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
54050 /54370
Elevation227–335 m (745–1,099 ft)
(avg. 243 m or 797 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962 74—    
1968 79+6.8%
1975 71−10.1%
1982 66−7.0%
1990 71+7.6%
1999 65−8.5%
2006 59−9.2%
2009 60+1.7%

SightsEdit

 
Monument to James B. Gresham, Merle D. Hay and Thomas F. Enright, designed by Louis Majorelle, erected in November 1918 in Bathelémont, destroyed by the Germans in October 1940

Near Bathelémont is a memorial to the first three U.S. soldiers killed in action in France in World War I. The three men, James Gresham, Thomas Enright, and Merle Hay, of the 16th Infantry, 1st Division, fell on November 3, 1917.[4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 9 August 2021.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.
  3. ^ Décret n° 2011-311 22 March 2011 (in French)
  4. ^ Bathelémont monument