Boghicea is a commune in Neamț County, Romania. It is composed of four villages: Boghicea, Căușeni, Nistria and Slobozia.

Boghicea
Boghicea is located in Romania
Boghicea
Boghicea
Coordinates: 47°4′N 27°4′E / 47.067°N 27.067°E / 47.067; 27.067
Country Romania
CountyNeamț County
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Boghicea village was founded by a monk named Boghiță who had a small hermitage in the forest and sheltered other citizens. In 1784, Gheorghe Stroescu and his wife Adela began construction on a stone and brick church on their estate with their own finances.[1]

The village was the site of a 1944 tank battle where the Romanians led by Lt. Ion S. Dumitru repulsed Soviet forces, causing heavy casualties.[citation needed]

Coordinates: 47°04′N 27°04′E / 47.067°N 27.067°E / 47.067; 27.067