Lobor

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Lobor
Municipality
Lobor is located in Krapina-Zagorje County
Lobor
Lobor
Lobor is located in Croatia
Lobor
Lobor
Coordinates: 46°9′0″N 16°3′36″E / 46.15000°N 16.06000°E / 46.15000; 16.06000
Country  Croatia
County Krapina-Zagorje County

Lobor is a village and municipality in the Northern Croatia. In 2011 census, there were 3,188 inhabitants in the area, 98.96% of which were Croats.[1] During the first year of the World War II Ustaše established a concentration camp in Lobor, also known as Loborgrad concentration camp, for Jewish and Serb women and children.[2][3] At least 200 of them died in it.[4]

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  1. ^ "Population by Ethnicity, by Towns/Municipalities, 2011 Census: Lobor". Census of Population, Households and Dwellings 2011. Zagreb: Croatian Bureau of Statistics. December 2012. Retrieved 2013-03-17. 
  2. ^ (Centre 1998, p. 41): "Loborgrad was specifically designated for Serb and Jewish women and children;
  3. ^ (Čulinović 1970, p. 316)
  4. ^ (Goldstein & Lengel-Krizman 1997, p. 97): "9 August 1941 - a camp was established in Loborgrad for about 1,700 women and children; over 200 people died in the camp,"

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