1917 WW1 MAP EAST AFRICA Central Railway GENERAL SMUTS (220)

Product code: GW 4 (220)
MAP German East Africa Campaign

A full page map titled:

Map showing the Area of General Smuts' Operations in East Africa for the conquest of the Cedntral Railway

DATE: c1917

It covers from Tabora - Kondoa Irangi - Wilhelmstal - Tanga - all in the North; down througth Kilosa - Zanzibar - Dar Es Salaam - Itumba Mountains - Jubanbawe - etc; In the south New Langenburg - Mahenge Plateau - Mgangira - Kilwa Kivinje etc. The central railway is marked from Tabopra to Dar es Salaam.

On the reverse are eight photographs of commanders in the German East Africa Campaign:

Lieutenant General Hoskins CMG.

Brigadier General P. S. Beves - CO 2nd SA Infantry.

Brig Gen Sheppard CO 1st E.A. Brigade.

Brig. Gen Berrange - 3rd S.A. Infantry Brigade 2nd Div.

Rear Admiral Charlton - Command off EA.

Brig. Gen Collyer Chif of Staff to Gen. Smuts.

Brig. Gen Hannyngton CO 2nd E.A. Brigade.

Captain Hon. F. E. Guest MP.

There is incomplete text on this side of the page.

Provenance: From the publication The Great War - Amalgamated Press. c1917.The Great War series was published between 1914 and c1919.

A full page map from a publication, as the date states and not a modern reproduction. It measures 310 x 220 mm (12 x 8.75 inches) approx. It is printed on both sides. There is a some age yellowing with handling marks to the edges. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope.

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Condition Used
Product Code GW 4 (220)
Weight 0.1kg