Cite
 

Colombey-les-deux-Églises

Colombey-les-deux-Églises kôlôNbā´-lā-döz-āglēz´ [key], town (1993 est. pop. 664), Haute-Marne dept., NE France. The home and grave site of Charles de Gaulle are there. His grave is marked by a 164 ft (50 m) high Croix de Lorraine.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: French Political Geography

Browse by Subject

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.