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LOKOJA MEMORIAL

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Country:
Nigeria
Identified Casualties:
344

Location Information

The Memorial stands on the main road of Lokoja army barracks.

Visiting Information

Wheelchair access possible via main entrance.

For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our enquiries department on telephone number 01628 634221.

Historical Information

The Lokoja, Calabar, Ibadan and Zaria Memorials were erected partly by subscription and partly from Nigerian Government funds, and stand at the headquarters of the different units of the Nigeria Regiment.

The Lokoja Memorial commemorates 345 members of the 2nd Bn. Nigeria Regiment. It consists of a stone plinth surmounted by a field gun captured at the Mgeta River on the 1 January 1917.