Bojanowo

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Bojanowo
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Main Square
Flag of Bojanowo
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Coat of arms of Bojanowo
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Bojanowo is located in Poland
Bojanowo
Bojanowo
Coordinates: 51°42′N 16°45′E / 51.700°N 16.750°E / 51.700; 16.750
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Greater Poland
County Rawicz
Gmina Bojanowo
Established 14th century
Town rights 1638
Government
 • Mayor Józef Zuter
Area
 • Total 2.34 km2 (0.90 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 3,014
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 63-940
Area code(s) +48 65
Car plates PRA
Website http://www.gminabojanowo.pl/

Bojanowo ([bɔjaˈnɔvɔ]; also 1943–1945: Schmückert) is a town in Rawicz County, Greater Poland Voivodeship, Poland. During the Partitions of Poland, the town was in the Kreis Rawitsch, Provinz Posen.

History[edit]

Synagogue.

Between 1941 and 1942 there was a slave labour camp for Jews in Golina Wielka, near Bojanowo and more than a dozen people died from starvation or were killed there.[1]

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Coordinates: 51°42′N 16°45′E / 51.700°N 16.750°E / 51.700; 16.750