TREKKOPJE CEMETERY

Country Namibia
Total identified casualties 16 Find these records
Casualties from First World War

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.


History Information

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

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

USAKOS CEMETERY

Location: Namibia,

Number of casualties: 11

SWAKOPMUND MUNICIPAL CEMETERY

Location: Namibia,

Number of casualties: 77

KARIBIB CEMETERY

Location: Namibia,

Number of casualties: 26