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AUS MILITARY CEMETERY

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Country:
Namibia
Identified Casualties:
65

Location Information

The cemetery, owned by the Aus municipality, is situated 1.2 km from the main road on the P705 minor road.

Historical Information

Aus was the site of a German defensive position in 1915 which was never utilised. It was subsequently the site of a prisoner-of-war camp and the majority of the South African and German dead resulted from the influenza epidemic of 1918.