Dobiegniew

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Dobiegniew
Church
Church
Coat of arms of Dobiegniew
Coat of arms
Dobiegniew is located in Poland
Dobiegniew
Dobiegniew
Coordinates: 52°58′N 15°45′E / 52.967°N 15.750°E / 52.967; 15.750
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lubusz
County Strzelce-Drezdenko
Gmina Dobiegniew
Area
 • Total 5.69 km2 (2.20 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 3,187
 • Density 560/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Postal code 66-520
Website http://www.dobiegniew.pl

Dobiegniew [dɔˈbʲɛɡɲɛf] (German: Woldenberg) is a town in Poland, in Lubusz Voivodeship, in Strzelce-Drezdenko County. It has 3,189 inhabitants (2004).

It was part of Germany until 1945. In WWII, the Oflag II-C POW camp was located nearby. Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles.

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Coordinates: 52°58′N 15°45′E / 52.967°N 15.750°E / 52.967; 15.750