British debacle in German East Africa

Contey, Frank A.
December 1996
Military History;Dec96, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p58
Focuses on how German and East African members of the 17th Feldkompanie of the Deutsche Ost Afrika Schutztruppe prepared for an invasion by the British, on November 3, 1914, in Tanga, German East Africa, in World War I. Invasion point; Attitude of the German governor; Name of the British invasion force; Greatest gain for the Germans; What the British had learned from the debacle at Tanga.


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