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The Church in Plancenoit

Plancenoit (Walloon: Planchenois) is a Walloon village and section of the municipality of Lasne, Walloon Brabant, Belgium. The village was a key strategic point during the Battle of Waterloo as it was the main focal point of the Prussians' successful flank attack on Napoleon's army.

In June every year, the village plays host to an annual re-enactment of the battle. A monument in the village commemorates the Prussian troops who died in the battle.

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Coordinates: 50°39′38.38″N 4°25′46.24″E / 50.6606611°N 4.4295111°E / 50.6606611; 4.4295111