Digne is the city where Jean Valjean was released from prison. There he became a better person after stealing a coin from a child.
Montfermeil is the city where Valjaen was Mayor. It is also the city where Fatine went to find a job
Town next to Montfermeil: Fantine arrived with her daughter Cosette at the Thendardier's house. They gave them food and shelter, but they lied to Fantine, telling her that they would keep her daughter with them forever. Fantine looked for work in Montfermeil. Meanwhile, the Thendardiers treated Cosette badly and they benefited from both Fantine and Cosette.
In Paris is where the revolt of 1832 took place. [