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3rd Kings African Rifles

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lexxie

Hi all

Could anyone tell me where & what the 3 KAR were doing on the 9th March 1915 when a Gordon Reid was killed in action with this battalion

Thanks in advance

Mark 

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Maureene

 

 

From  page 285 from the The King's African Rifles. A Study in the Military History of East and Central Africa, 1890-1945, Volume I by Lieut.-Colonel H Moyse-Bartlett 1956.

https://books.google.com.au/books?id=Q3C-BAAAQBAJ&pg=PA285 Google Books (Limited pages only)

"Action at Mwaika, 9th March 1915 "

 

There may be more details  in a file at the National Archives, Kew

WO 106/273 Record of the 3rd Battalion during the campaign in East Africa

https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C4414951

 

Cheers

Maureen

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