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The Advance Beyond Kilimanjaro German East Africa (now Tanzania), March 1916


Whilst the 2nd East African Division under Major General M J Tighe prepared to fight the¬†battle of Latema-Reata Nek, General Smuts also had other formations on the move in early 1916. From the north Indian Army Brigadier General J M Stewart's 1st East African Division advanced from Longido with the task of blocking any German withdrawal along the M…

'The War in West Africa' a talk by Christopher Mellor-Hill


This talk is the second of two talks given by Christopher Mellor-Hill of Noonans auctioneers looking at the War in Africa. This will consider the war in West Africa including the actions in South-West Africa by the South African forces. Christopher is head of Client Liaison at Noonans - the specialist Medal & Coin Auctioneers. His¬†enthusiasm f…