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Commonwealth War Graves Nairobi (Islamitic Cemetery)

At the Islamitic cemetery of Nairobi rests 33 Commonwealth soldiers. The most of the soldiers died at the beginning of the Second World War (1940-1941).

During the Second World War, the headquarters of the East African Force was located in Nairobi.

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  • Text: Jente de Roust
  • Photos: CWGC