Bojanowo

Bojanowo ([bɔjaˈnɔvɔ]; German: Bojanowo) is a town in Rawicz County, Greater Poland Voivodeship, western Poland. During the Partitions of Poland, the town was located in the Kreis Rawitsch of Provinz Posen.

Bojanowo
Main Square
Main Square
Flag of Bojanowo
Flag
Coat of arms of Bojanowo
Coat of arms
Bojanowo is located in Poland
Bojanowo
Bojanowo
Coordinates: 51°42′N 16°45′E / 51.700°N 16.750°E / 51.700; 16.750
Country Poland
VoivodeshipGreater Poland
CountyRawicz
GminaBojanowo
Established14th century
Town rights1638
Government
 • MayorMaciej Dubiel
Area
 • Total2.34 km2 (0.90 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total3,014
 • Density1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
63-940
Area code(s)+48 65
Car platesPRA
Websitebojanowo.pl

HistoryEdit

Between 1941 and 1942 there was a slave labour camp for Jews in Golina Wielka, near Bojanowo and more than a dozen prisoners died from starvation or were killed there.[1]

Notable residentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-06-02. Retrieved 2016-05-05.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 51°42′N 16°45′E / 51.700°N 16.750°E / 51.700; 16.750