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TREKKOPJE CEMETERY

  • Country Namibia
  • Total identified casualties 16 Find these casualties
  • Casualties from First World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: -22.28897, Longitude: 15.10238

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.