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QUEENSTOWN CEMETERY, EASTERN CAPE

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Country:
South Africa
Locality:
Eastern Cape
Identified Casualties:
38
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
26.86619
Latitude:
-31.88852

Location Information

Follow Cathcart Street out of town in the direction of Aliwal North for 0.5 kilometres from the Cradock turn-off. Turn right and follow the gravel road to the cemetery. The majority of the graves are situated in the military plot (Sections J and K).

Historical Information

During the 1939-45 war, No.47 Air School, as part of the Empire Air Training Scheme, operated from the local aerodrome.