Warpuny

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Warpuny
Village
Warpuny is located in Poland
Warpuny
Warpuny
Coordinates: 53°56′N 21°11′E / 53.933°N 21.183°E / 53.933; 21.183
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Mrągowo
Gmina Sorkwity
Population 400

Warpuny [varˈpunɨ] (German Warpuhnen) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Sorkwity, within Mrągowo County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland.[1] It lies approximately 11 kilometres (7 mi) north of Sorkwity, 11 km (7 mi) north-west of Mrągowo, and 48 km (30 mi) east of the regional capital Olsztyn.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (East Prussia). After World War II the region was placed under Polish administration and ethnically cleansed according to the post-war Potsdam Agreement. The native German populace was expelled and replaced with Poles.

The village has a population of 400.

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Coordinates: 53°56′N 21°11′E / 53.933°N 21.183°E / 53.933; 21.183