Casas de Don Pedro

Casas de Don Pedro
Municipality

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Casas de Don Pedro
Location of Casas de Don Pedro within Extremadura
Coordinates: 39°6′20″N 5°19′51″W / 39.10556°N 5.33083°W / 39.10556; -5.33083
Country Spain
Autonomous community Extremadura
Province Badajoz
Comarca La Siberia
Area
  Total 142 km2 (55 sq mi)
Elevation 386 m (1,266 ft)
Population (2014)
  Total 1,559
  Density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Casas de Don Pedro, meaning 'Lord Peter´s houses', is a municipality located in the province of Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain. According to the 2014 census,[1] the municipality has a population of 1559 inhabitants.

History

At the time of the Spanish Civil War the Francoist concentration camp of Casa Zaldívar, where Spanish Republican military personnel were interned and where many were shot,[2] was located in a cortijo of this municipality.[3]

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