Sögel is a municipality in the Emsland district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. Sögel is most known for the Clemenswerth Palace, a hunting lodge built 1737-1749 by Johann Conrad Schlaun for Elector Clemens August.
|• Mayor||Heiner Wellenbrock (CDU)|
|• Total||55.2 km2 (21.3 sq mi)|
|Elevation||35 m (115 ft)|
|• Density||140/km2 (380/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Dialling codes||0 59 52|
Born in SögelEdit
- Wilhelm Röpke (1873-1945), surgeon in Wuppertal, president of the German Society of Surgery
- Bernhard Rakers (1905-1980), Nazi war criminal
Died in SögelEdit
World War IIEdit
Much of the centre of Sögel was deliberately destroyed by the Canadian Army after the town was captured in April 1945.
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