Animal mentions

Encounters with animals have a special attraction for readers but recalling their mention can be a challenge. Please submit your WW1 Africa animal encounters noting the source and page details so researchers can start formulating a picture of animal encounters.

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    Animal encountered
  • Mules
  • Clifford, H: The Gold Coast Regiment in the EA Campaign

  • Buffalo
  • IWM & Gerald Rillings (video)

  • Lion
  • IWM & Gerald Rillings (video)

  • Monkey
  • Pet – Dr GDH Carpenter

    Anne Samson