Eastern Cape, TARKASTAD, War Memorial
Tarkastad was laid out in 1862 on the farm Boschfontein and became a municipality in 1883. Named after the Tarka River which flows past it. Ref. New Dictionary of South African Place Names by P RAPER.
eGGSA captions done by: Marielle Ford, Gail Röthlin, Dal Good & Riana le Roux.
Information also available on the GGSA Cemetery DVD:-
Cemetery ID: 2584
Names in cemetery: 42
Google Earth Project Information:-
GPS: -32 0.493, 26 15.663
Date: 15 Apr 2010
Contributed by: eGGSA
Size: 9 items