ZOMBA TOWN CEMETERY

Country Malawi
Total identified casualties 59 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: -15.38443
Longitude: 35.31925

Location Information

Zomba Town Cemetery is located in the very centre of Zomba. The Cemetery is on the right side of the main road when travelling north from the direction of Blantyre. The entrance to this communal cemetery is a traditionally built lychgate. The Historical Notice is fixed to the right side of the lychgate and the Commonwealth commitment (which includes war graves marked with private memorials) is spread around the front (roadside) section of this extended cemetery.


Visiting Information

Zomba Town Cemetery is open every day between 06:00 and 18:00.

History Information

The cemetery, on the road to Blantyre, belongs to the Zomba Town Council. There are 54, 1914-1918 and 4, 1939-1945 Commonwealth war casualties commemorated in this site. There are also 2 non world war and 1 German burials here.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

ZOMBA KING'S AFRICAN RIFLES CANTONMENT CEMETERY

Location: Malawi,

Number of casualties: 62

ZOMBA MEMORIAL

Location: Malawi,

Number of casualties: 125

BLANTYRE CHURCH OF CENTRAL AFRICA PRESBYTERIAN CEMETERY

Location: Malawi,

Number of casualties: 32