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one of the service men that im researching was employed by the africa association. any idea what this might have entailed the association had an office in liverpool but local libary records have drawn a blanki have his service papers survive and mentionafrican association as doe's a newspaper article

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Izzy

Here two sites with a bit about the International African Association:

http://www.zum.de/whkmla/documents/rolduch/rolduch1-2.html

http://www.sparknotes.com/history/european.../section5.rhtml

Liverpool had big ties to trade in Africa at the time you are writing about so he may have been part of this.

Best wishes

Sotonmate

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