|Founded||28 August 1947|
|Founded by||Czechoslovakian immigrants|
HaOgen (Hebrew: העוגן, הָעֹגֶן, lit. anchor) is a kibbutz in central Israel. Located in the Sharon plain, it falls under the jurisdiction of Emek Hefer Regional Council and is affiliated with Hashomer Hatzair. In 2017 it had a population of 898.
The community was established on 22 April 1939 by immigrants from Czechoslovakia. After spending eight years in a camp near Kfar Saba, they founded the kibbutz on 28 August 1947, on land that had traditionally belonged to Wadi Qabbani. The Jewish National Fund provided 700 dunams of land for the kibbutz.
- "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved August 26, 2018.
- First first and last last HaOgen
- Khalidi, Walid (1992). All That Remains: The Palestinian Villages Occupied and Depopulated by Israel in 1948. Washington D.C.: Institute for Palestine Studies. p. 566. ISBN 0-88728-224-5.
- "קמו שני ישובים חדשים". Al HaMishmar (in Hebrew). 29 August 1947.
- Powers, Janet M. (2006). Blossoms on the Olive Tree: Israeli and Palestinian Women Working for Peace. Greenwood Publishing Group. ISBN 9780275990015.
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