TAVETA INDIAN CEMETERY

Country Kenya
Total identified casualties 1 Find these records
Casualties from First World War

Location Information

Taveta is a small town on the Tanzanian border, 124 kilometres west of Voi on the road to Moshi. The Military Cemetery is on the western side of the town, within sight of the border post and next to the DC's office. The Indian Cemetery is situated 220 metres to the south west of the Military Cemetery and has a 4 feet paling fence. The site is laid to gravel over concrete.


Visiting Information

As the cemetery has no permanent staff, it is kept locked with coded padlock. If you are intending to visit this site, the code to the padlock can be obtained from our office in Kenya on 00 254 20260 4301. The opening hours of this office are Monday-Friday 08:30-12:30, 13:30-16:30 (closed weekends). Wheelchair access to this cemetery is possible via main entrance. For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our Enquiries Section on telephone number 01628 507200.

History Information

This cemetery contains the graves of 29 Indian soldiers, of whom only 1 is identified.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

TAVETA MILITARY CEMETERY

Location: Kenya,

Number of casualties: 199

MOSHI CEMETERY

Location: Tanzania,

Number of casualties: 180

MAKTAU INDIAN CEMETERY

Location: Kenya,

Number of casualties: 16