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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, with a ra…

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.   WFA…