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SAMCC (South African Motrcyclists Corps)


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Came across this well written and researched story on a BSA website about the SAMCC and their Beesa's.

A lot of photos in the story and a possible Australian amongst the casualty list.

http://www.bsa.org.nz/index.php/stories/b-s-a-in-german-east-africa?showall=1&limitstart=

Scott

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Many thanks for the link Scott.

Harry

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  • 4 weeks later...

Many thanks -I had searched internet in vain for info on this unit. Filled a real gap in my knowledge. PS my interest is wargaming real actions East Africa WW 1 in 10mm scale with miniatures.

Prof Noel Zaal, Durban History Gamers

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Many thanks -I had searched internet in vain for info on this unit. Filled a real gap in my knowledge. PS my interest is wargaming real actions East Africa WW 1 in 10mm scale with miniatures.

Prof Noel Zaal, Durban History Gamers

Welcome to the forum Noel.

There is a further link within the story to this site with some more photographs-

http://www.oldbike.eu/museum/world-war-one/1916-bsa-motorcycles-of-samcc/

Looking forward to anything you can add regarding the war in East Africa.

Scott

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