Port of Tanga Passenger Lists
Tanga is both the name of the most northerly seaport city of Tanzania, and the surrounding Tanga Region. It is the Regional Headquarters of the region. The city of Tanga sits on the Indian Ocean, near the border with Kenya. As the coastal town closest to Kenya, Tanga was on the front line at the outset of World War I. A British landing was thrown back on 4 November 1914 in the Battle of Tanga, and the town was not taken until 7 July 1916.
Digitized Ships Lists for Tanga, Tanzania