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King African Rifles Monument, Zomba

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An imposing red-brick monument, King African Rifles Monument, stands as a memorial to Malawi’s soldiers who fought during WWI and WWII. Climb the stairs leading to the monument on the small hill and learn more about the battalion’s bravery, which was displayed on battlefronts around the world. The lush vegetation and trees in the surrounding park create a soothing ambiance, making this a great place to sit and contemplate in peace. Take the guesswork out of planning a Zomba vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • On the outskirts of Zomba towards Blantyre (near the prison and hospital) stop off at this impressive monument remembering those soldiers of the Kings African Rifles from Britain and Malawi (then... 
    On the outskirts of Zomba towards Blantyre (near the prison and hospital) stop off at this impressive monument remembering those soldiers of the Kings African Rifles from Britain and Malawi (then...  more »
  • Unfortunately, sights and monuments in Malawi are not well cared for. This one is an exception. Easy to visit, just of the main road (M3), with free parking. An important tribute for brave Malawian. 
    Unfortunately, sights and monuments in Malawi are not well cared for. This one is an exception. Easy to visit, just of the main road (M3), with free parking. An important tribute for brave Malawian.  more »

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