Tai'erzhuang District

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Tai'erzhuang District
台儿庄区
District
Location in Zaozhuang
Location in Zaozhuang
Tai'erzhuang is located in Shandong
Tai'erzhuang
Tai'erzhuang
Location in Shandong
Coordinates: 34°33′38.84″N 117°44′17.69″E / 34.5607889°N 117.7382472°E / 34.5607889; 117.7382472Coordinates: 34°33′38.84″N 117°44′17.69″E / 34.5607889°N 117.7382472°E / 34.5607889; 117.7382472
Country People's Republic of China
Province Shandong
Prefecture-level city Zaozhuang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Website www.tez.gov.cn
Tai'erzhuang
Simplified Chinese 台儿庄
Traditional Chinese 台兒莊
Postal Taierhchwang

Tai'erzhuang District (Chinese: ; pinyin: Tái'érzhuāng) is the southernmost of five districts under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Zaozhuang. The district is located in the south of Shandong Province, China, bordering Jiangsu province to the south. It covers an area of 538 km2 (208 sq mi) and has a population of 290,000.

The district was the site of the Battle of Taierzhuang fought between the armies of the Chinese Kuomintang and Japan in 1938 during the Second Sino-Japanese War. The former site of the battle (; Tái'érzhuāngzhàn jiùzhǐ) has been listed as a national monument of the People's Republic of China since 2006 (resolution number 6-981).

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