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PIET RETIEF (eTHANDAKUKHANYA) CEMETERY

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Country:
South Africa
Locality:
Mpumalanga
Identified Casualties:
11

Location Information

Piet Retief is near the border of Swaziland some 385 kilometres south-east of Johannesburg. The Commonwealth war graves are in a group in the cemetery, which is situated on the south-western side of the town of eThandakukhaya.

Historical Information

During the Second World War an Army Training Camp and Military Hospital was established in the town.