Posts Tagged: uk

1956

Vintage newsreel that includes footage of the British colonial troops conducting counterinsurgency operations, during their disastrous 1956 Suez War.

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1952

Vintage newsreel that includes footage of the British colonial troops, during their counterinsurgency operations against Egyptian resistance fighters:

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WWI

The first shot of the war was fired not in Europe, but in Togoland in August 1914 by an African soldier. He was fighting for the British against Africans who were fighting for the Germans.

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