Jindřichovice (Sokolov District) (German Heinrichsgrün) is a village and municipality in Sokolov District in the Karlovy Vary Region of the Czech Republic.
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Until 1918, HEINRICHSGRÜN was part of the Austrian monarchy (Austria side after the compromise of 1867), in the GRASLITZ (Kraslice) district, one of the 94 Bezirkshauptmannschaften in Bohemia.
Austrian KK 15 kreuzer stamp, cancelled HEINRICHSGRÜN in 1897
In 1938, it was occupied by the Nazi army as one of the municipalities in Sudetenland. The German-speaking population was expelled in 1945 (see the Beneš decrees) and replaced by Czech settlers.
- ^ Die postalischen Abstempelungen auf den österreichischen Postwertzeichen-Ausgaben 1867, 1883 und 1890, Wilhelm KLEIN, 1967
- This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the Czech Wikipedia.
Coordinates: 50°17′00″N 12°37′29″E / 50.2833°N 12.6247°E