Péronne, Somme facts for kids
|Elevation||47–117 m (154–384 ft)
(avg. 54 m or 177 ft*)
|Land area1||14.16 km2 (5.47 sq mi)|
|- Density||546/km2 (1,410/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||80620/ 80200|
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
|2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.|
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It is close to where the Battles of the Somme took place during World War I.
The Museum of the Great War (known in French as the Historial de la Grande Guerre) is located in the château.
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