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Coat of arms of Gouzeaucourt
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Gouzeaucourt is located in France
Gouzeaucourt is located in Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Marcoing
Intercommunality Vacquerie
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Jacques Dromas
Area1 12.11 km2 (4.68 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,254
 • Density  m (Bad rounding here ft)Bad rounding here100/km2 (Bad rounding here270/sq mi)
 • Urban density  m (Bad rounding here ft)
 • Metro density  m (Bad rounding here ft)
INSEE/Postal code 59269 / 59231
Elevation 95–137 m (312–449 ft)
(avg. 118 m or 387 ft)

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.

Gouzeaucourt is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. It was the scene of fierce fighting during World War 1, and is mentioned in the poem "The Irish Guards" by Rudyard Kipling.

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