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TREKKOPJE CEMETERY

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Casualty Record Detail
Casualty Record Detail
Casualty Record Detail
Casualty Record Detail
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Country:
Namibia
Identified Casualties:
9
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
15.10238
Latitude:
-22.28897

Location Information

This uncontrolled cemetery is situated on railway property adjacent to the now abandoned and destroyed Trekkopje station. The turn off from the Usakos - Swakopmund road is marked. Follow the track through the desert for 2 km to the station.

Historical Information

The casualties resulted from an attack by a German force on South African railway protection troops on 26 April 1915.