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Two years" captivity in German East Africa

being the personal experiences of Surgeon E. C. H., royal navy.

by Ernest Charles Holtom

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Published by Hutchinson & co. in London .
Written in English

  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons, German,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Africa,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, English

  • Edition Notes

    GenrePersonal narratives, English.
    LC ClassificationsD576.G3 H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 239 p.
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23352189M
    LC Control Number19003516

    Notes ↑ Papers on the impact of the two world wars in Asia and Africa are collected in: Liebau, Heike et al. (eds.): The World in World Wars. Experiences, perceptions and perspectives from Africa and Asia, Leiden et al. Case studies on Chinese, Vietnamese, Indian, West African and other soldiers’ perspectives on the war are comprised in: Das, Santanu (ed): Race, .

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Two Years' Captivity in German East Africa: Being the Personal Experiences of Surgeon E C. H., Royal Navy (Classic Reprint) Paperback – Septem by Author: Ernest Charles Holtom.

In German Gaols. A Narrative of Two Years' Captivity in German East Africa. With a Prefatory Note by Sir Harry Hamilton Johnston Paperback – January 1, by Ernest Frederick Spanton (Author)Author: Ernest Frederick Spanton. Two years' captivity in German East Two years captivity in German East Africa book, being the personal experiences of Surgeon E.

H., royal navy by Holtom, Ernest CharlesPages: Excerpt from Two Years' Captivity in German East Africa: Being the Personal Experiences of Surgeon E C. H., Royal Navy This little book relates my experiences as a prisoner of war in German East Africa.

In the writing of it and the casting into book form I have received invaluable assistance from one conversant with literary methods, but the. Two Years’ Captivity in German East Africa () Published: Hutchinson & Co, London, ND.

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H., Royal Navy (Classic Reprint) by Holtom, Ernest Charles (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Ernest Charles Holtom. This book is authored by the German General who basically smacked the face of the British Army in Africa during WWI.

A must-read for the lover of WWI history, since it covers fighting other than the trench warfare of Europe. My Reminiscences of East Africa Two years captivity in German East Africa book Paul Emil Von Lettow-Vorbeck. German East Africa (German: Deutsch-Ostafrika) (GEA) was a German colony in the African Great Lakes region, which included present-day Burundi, Rwanda, and the mainland part of 's area wassquare kilometres (, sq mi), which was nearly three times the area of present-day Germany, and double the area of metropolitan Germany l: Bagamoyo (–90), Dar es.

For example, Lothar von Trotha (commander of the East African Schutztruppe from to ) clearly despised the Hehe – in /05 he was the general responsible for the first German genocide in Southwest Africa, when tens of thousands of Herero and Nama died because of his large-scale annihilation strategies.

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World War, -- German East Africa. In German gaols; a narrative of two years' captivity in German East Africa by Spanton, Ernest FrederickPages: History. The Indian rupee was the dominant currency used along the East African coast during the second half of the 19th century where it had marginalized the American gold dollar and the Maria Theresa German East Africa Company acquired rights to mint coinage in and issued rupies which were equivalent to the Indian and Zanzibar tes: 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, Rupien.

Get this from a library. In German gaols; a narrative of two years' captivity in German East Africa. [Ernest Frederick Spanton]. Paice estimates that at leastcarriers and civilians died in German Ruanda-Urundi and German East Africa.

Bywith manpower drained from east Africa's land and no rain, famine : Nigel Fountain. Leipzig: Koehler & Voightlander, pp, hard-bound, coloured frontispiece portrait, 20 illustrations, rear map-pocket containing 2 coloured folding maps (including one large map of the 'Marsch des Hauptteils der Schutztruppe') and 21 sketch-maps of the campaign.

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Book description. With the outbreak of war inan estima German civilians in African and Asian colonies were violently uprooted and imprisoned. Britain's First World War internment of German settlers seriously challenged the structures that underpinned nineteenth-century by: 3.

The German East Africa Company was founded in The capitol was Bagamoyo, and it was made up of the current countries of Burundi, Rwanda, and former country of Tanganyika (which became Tanzania after merging with the island of Zanzibar). It went bankrupt in and was sold to the German government.

The East African campaign in World War I was a series of battles and guerrilla actions, which started in German East Africa (GEA) and spread to portions of Portuguese Mozambique, Northern Rhodesia, British East Africa, the Uganda Protectorate, and the Belgian campaign all but ended in German East Africa in November when the Germans Location: Modern Tanzania, Zambia.

The Imperial British East Africa Company (IBEAC) was a commercial association founded to develop African trade in the areas controlled by the British Empire. The company was incorporated in London on 18 Apriland granted a royal charter by Queen Victoria on 6 September It was led by William Mackinnon and built upon his company's trading Founded: London, United Kingdom (18 April ).

German East Africa, German Deutsch-Ostafrika, former dependency of imperial Germany, corresponding to present-day Rwanda and Burundi, the continental portion of Tanzania, and a small section of ation of the area was begun in by German commercial agents, and German claims were recognized by the other European powers in the period.

In Germany’s extermination program for black Africans, a template for the Holocaust Decades before the Nazis turned to the Jews, German colonialists in Southwest Africa – now Namibia.

The German East Africa Company (German: Deutsch-Ostafrikanische Gesellschaft, abbreviated DOAG) was a chartered colonial organization which brought about the establishment of German East Africa, a territory which eventually comprised the areas of modern Tanzania, Burundi, and Rwanda.

The Company originated in as the Gesellschaft für deutsche Kolonisation (Society for German Founded: 28 March (as the Society for. A discussion of "the geography of internment" (35) follows, meant to establish and partially compare the situation in Togo, Cameroon, German Southwest [End Page ] Africa, German East Africa, New Guinea, Samoa, and Kiaochow.

Murphy then highlights broader themes, including health and internment, as well as : Martin Kalb. Read more about this on Questia. Africa (ăf´rĬkə), second largest continent ( est. pop. 1,), c, sq mi (30, sq km) including adjacent to the north (c.4, mi/7, km wide), Africa straddles the equator and stretches c.5, mi (8, km) from Cape Blanc (Tunisia) in the north to Cape Agulhas (South Africa) in the south.

Aircraft in the German Colonies German East Africa. Bruno Büchner () was born in Ebersach, Saxony. He gained his pilot's licence (No. 53) in Although Hitler was an admirer of his books, Surén spent the last years of Nazi rule in prison having fallen foul of the regime.

Hauptmann Jasper von Oertzen. German South West Africa was to the west of Mafeking, and German East Africa, later Tanzania, was to the east. In between was the buffer state of Bechuanaland, which had its administrative center Author: Matthew Stevenson. The Meyer-Werft Shipyard in Papenburg, Germany, built Goetzen in and named her after Count Gustav Adolf Graf von Götzen, the former governor of German East Africa.

Goetzen was designed to serve as a passenger and cargo ferry in conjunction with the Ostafrikanische Eisenbahngesellschaft (East African Railway Company). After preliminary assembly Goetzen Laid down: Over the next two years the German East Africa army under the command of Major General von Lettow-Vorbeck stages guerrilla warfare against superior Allied forces.

However, his army is running low on medical supplies and ammunition and may not last out the year. The Admiralstab hatches a plan to provide the required supplies by Zeppelin.

In today's Tanzania, which made up a large part of the former colony of German East Africa, the war is largely absent from public consciousness.

Free Online Library: English Accounts of Captivity in North Africa and the Middle East: (Critical Essay) by "Renaissance Quarterly"; Humanities, general Literature, writing, book reviews Abduction Portrayals Characters and characteristics in literature Criticism and interpretation English literature, (Renaissance) English literature.

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Togo, Cameroons, South-West Africa and German East Africa (Tanzania) were all conquered by the British and French by the end of the war in Europe. Though the British fought Togo and Cameroons with mostly African troops, South-West and German East Africa were fought with combinations of South Africans (mostly Boers) and East Indians/5.

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East Africa or Eastern Africa is the eastern region of the African continent, variably defined by the United Nations Statistics Division scheme of geographic regions, 20 territories make up Eastern Africa.

Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan are members of the East African Community (EAC). The first five are also included in the African. This turned the city on its head. As a German stronghold, Dar was targeted by the Royal Navy with HMS Astraea and HMS Pegasus turning their guns on the city in Two years later, the British forces occupied the city.

Soon after, German East Africa ceased to exist and the British renamed the area Tanganyika.nial state in German east africa. they did so not just as soldiers who carried out the violent conquest of German east africa, but in their everyday activities as tax collectors, messengers, escorts, guards, and executioners that shaped the character of colonialism in German east africa between and in these acts of everyday colonialism.The German forces in East Africa were not named the "Schutztruppe" untilthree years after this bayonet was made and so it cannot have had these unit markings straight away.

It may have been previously issued to a German army or navy unit, as the hilt appears to have been filed flat to remove old markings before its East African markings.