Casas de Don Pedro

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Casas de Don Pedro
Municipality
Flag of Casas de Don Pedro
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Official seal of Casas de Don Pedro
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Casas de Don Pedro is located in Extremadura
Casas de Don Pedro
Casas de Don Pedro
Location of Casas de Don Pedro within Extremadura
Coordinates: 39°6′20″N 5°19′51″W / 39.10556°N 5.33083°W / 39.10556; -5.33083
Country Spain
Autonomous community Extremadura
Province Badajoz
Comarca La Siberia
Area
 • Total 142 km2 (55 sq mi)
Elevation 386 m (1,266 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 1,559
 • Density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Casas de Don Pedro, meaning 'Lord Peter´s houses', is a municipality located in the province of Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain. According to the 2014 census,[1] the municipality has a population of 1559 inhabitants.

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At the time of the Spanish Civil War the Francoist concentration camp of Casa Zaldívar, where Spanish Republican military personnel were interned and where many were shot,[2] was located in a cortijo of this municipality.[3]

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