Seifhennersdorf

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Seifhennersdorf
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Coat of arms of Seifhennersdorf
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Seifhennersdorf   is located in Germany
Seifhennersdorf
Seifhennersdorf
Coordinates: 50°56′N 14°37′E / 50.933°N 14.617°E / 50.933; 14.617Coordinates: 50°56′N 14°37′E / 50.933°N 14.617°E / 50.933; 14.617
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Görlitz
Government
 • Mayor Karin Berndt (UBS)
Area
 • Total 19.13 km2 (7.39 sq mi)
Elevation 360 m (1,180 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,883
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 02782
Dialling codes 03586
Vehicle registration GR
Website www.seifhennersdorf.de

Seifhennersdorf is a town in the district Görlitz, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the border with the Czech Republic, and the Czech towns of Rumburk and Varnsdorf lie across the border to the north-east and south of town.

Seifhennersdorf is 8 km south of Ebersbach and 14 km west of Zittau.

History[edit]

During World War II, a subcamp of Flossenbürg concentration camp was located in the town.[2]

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