Oberlangen is a municipality in district (Landkreis) Emsland, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), north-western Germany. Population 916 in 2005.

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Coat of arms of Oberlangen
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Location of Oberlangen within Emsland district
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Oberlangen is located in Germany
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Oberlangen is located in Lower Saxony
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Coordinates: 52°51′N 07°17′E / 52.850°N 7.283°E / 52.850; 7.283Coordinates: 52°51′N 07°17′E / 52.850°N 7.283°E / 52.850; 7.283
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictEmsland
Municipal assoc.Lathen
Government
 • MayorHeinrich Rolfes (CDU)
Area
 • Total22.12 km2 (8.54 sq mi)
Elevation
9 m (30 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total962
 • Density43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
49779
Dialling codes05933
Vehicle registrationEL
Websitewww.oberlangen.de

This was the location of the Prisoner-of-war camp Stalag VI-C. There is a cemetery with mass graves of Soviet prisoners, and individual graves of Polish and Italian prisoners.

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