Seedorf, Lower Saxony

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Coat of arms of Seedorf
Coat of arms
Seedorf  is located in Germany
Coordinates: 53°21′0″N 9°14′0″E / 53.35000°N 9.23333°E / 53.35000; 9.23333Coordinates: 53°21′0″N 9°14′0″E / 53.35000°N 9.23333°E / 53.35000; 9.23333
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Rotenburg (Wümme)
Municipal assoc. Selsingen
 • Mayor Jacob Hinck
 • Total 18.69 km2 (7.22 sq mi)
Elevation 25 m (82 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 950
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 27404
Dialling codes 04284
Vehicle registration ROW

Seedorf is a municipality in the district of Rotenburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany.

From 1963 to 2006 there was the Dutch army base at Seedorf, home of the 41st Mechanized Brigade. On Saturday, August 1, 2006 this military unit was disbanded and the base was transferred to Germany, where it became the new base of Bundeswehr's 31st Airborne Brigade.