Rudna, Piła County

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53°11'58"N
017°01'14"E
Country
 Poland
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Rudna [ˈrudna] (German: Deutsch Ruhden) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Wysoka, within Piła County, Greater Poland Voivodeship, in west-central Poland. It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) north-west of Wysoka, 20 km (12 mi) east of Piła, and 90 km (56 mi) north of the regional capital Poznań. The oldest known mention of Rudna dates back to 1480, when it was part of the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland. During the German occupation of Poland during World War II, some Polish inhabitants of Rudna, were murdered by the Germans on the slope of the Góra Wysoka hill in nearby Wysoka in two mass executions on October 21 and November 21 (see Nazi crimes against the Polish nation).There is a church of Saints Peter and Paul in the village.
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