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'East Africa Campaign in Kenya 1914' a talk by Kevin Patience


Kevin Patience will give a talk on the East Africa Campaign in Kenya. We meet at 20:00 at the War Memorial Pavilion. 

Malaria in the Great War


A 1946 map by kind permission of the World Health Organisation)   Malaria in the Great War by Dr David Payne (This article first appeared in Stand To! No.77 September 2006 pp5 - 8)   Introduction Throughout history pestilence has been the cause of the majority of the casualties of war. In general, the Great War proved to be an exception, wi…

The War in Kenya & East Africa - Kevin Patience


The War in Kenya & East Africa - Kevin Patience   The absorbing story of the attempts to defeat the German Forces led by Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck who successfully managed a campaign of battles and guerrilla actions to divert British Forces away from the Western Front.  The German forces only formally surrendering on the 25th November 1918.   W…