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African Front World War I
  • Zosia Rózalska
  • Zara Silberberg

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South West African Campaign
  • When? Officially started in September 1914 and
    continued through June 1915
  • Who? British South Africa and German South West
    Africa
  • Where? South Western Africa

3
South West Africa(1914)
German South West Africa
British South Africa
4
Boer Rebellion
Members of the Boer Rebellion lead by Manie
Maritz of South Africa during the South West
African Campaign.
Manie Maritz in middle with other members of Boer
Rebellion.
5
South African Leaders

Louis Botha of South Africa
General Henry Lukin of South Africa
South African troops
6
The Battle of Tanga
  • When? November 3rd 1914
  • Who fighting? British East Africa and German
    East Africa
  • Where? In East Africa

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  • East Africa
  • Map detailing German possessions in Africa before
    the war

8
Battles in East Africa
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German East Africa
The German colonial armed force, the
Schutztruppe, was vital to von Lettows success
against Britain.
Colonel Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck
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Bibliography
  • http//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FileWorld_War_I_in_E
    ast_Africa.jpg
  • http//www.firstworldwar.com/battles/tanga.htm
  • http//www.firstworldwar.com/photos/maps.htm
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