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Other threads of colonial and overseas interest at the AHF

Post by Chris Dale » 05 Jan 2006 18:54

Here's a few old threads from other parts of the Axis History Forum that while not directly colonial might also be of interest.
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Colonial Veterans League
viewtopic.php?t=12020
viewtopic.php?t=55347

Plans for re-colonisation during the Third Reich
viewtopic.php?t=29585

The Hitler Youth in DSWA
viewtopic.php?t=78465

Colonial Uniforms used by the SA?
viewtopic.php?p=827408

Nazi Party In Samoa
viewtopic.php?t=8811

Freikorps Lettow Vorbeck
viewtopic.php?t=72870
viewtopic.php?t=44727

A Query about Togo Police Medals
viewtopic.php?t=49013

The Asienkorps
viewtopic.php?t=29379

Someone looking to find Schutztruppe uniform items
viewtopic.php?t=80901

A "What if" Thread about German Colonial Expansion in the event of a Central Powers victory in WW1
viewtopic.php?t=92844

...and a browse through the old questions at the Imperial Germany Quiz thread has some great colonial information-
viewtopic.php?t=41119

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Post by freefrench » 13 Feb 2006 16:29

Thanks for the links

P.S. Your website is very good!!! Chris Dale

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Post by Chris Dale » 16 Feb 2006 17:23

Thank you Free French, I'm very glad you liked the website.

On the subject of other threads of interest here on the AHF, here's a thread with a very interesting photo of Naval Freikorps wearing tropical khaki uniforms.

viewtopic.php?t=94935

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Post by Chris Dale » 02 Aug 2006 16:31

There's a great discussion on the First World War in the Pacific going on here-

viewtopic.php?t=77918

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Post by Chris Dale » 20 Dec 2006 00:52

Here's some threads on other parts of the Axis Forum relating to German overseas forces or similar topics of interest. Some of them might be older threads, but they've all been revived recently.

Some postcards from DSWA are here-
viewtopic.php?t=112860
viewtopic.php?t=112093

There's some good info and photos of the Seebatallione here-
viewtopic.php?t=112842
viewtopic.php?t=24885
viewtopic.php?t=111982

...and of the Matrosen Divisions here-
viewtopic.php?t=111031
viewtopic.php?t=93873

The Asienkorps is being discussed here-
viewtopic.php?t=29379

Very brief discussion on Liman von Saunders is here-
viewtopic.php?t=110905 (please feel free to expand this one!)

...with a great photo of Germans on their way to Turkey here-
viewtopic.php?t=110177

...and Turkish officers in the German army are being discussed here-
viewtopic.php?t=105813

There's mentions of Germans from DOA and DSWA in the Waffen SS in WW2 here-
viewtopic.php?t=112643

A German view of the Anglo Boer War is here-
viewtopic.php?t=111913

Please point out any more threads that I've not noticed....
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Post by Chris Dale » 22 Dec 2006 15:36

And there's a discussion on Weber Pascha and the German command at Gallipoli here-
viewtopic.php?t=72973
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Post by Chris Dale » 23 Dec 2006 15:37

.... and there's a discussion on the weaponry of the Asienkorps here...
viewtopic.php?t=113194
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Post by Chris Dale » 02 Jan 2007 01:44

...and there' some photos of the Japanese view of the Battle of Tsingtao here-
viewtopic.php?t=110237
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Post by Chris Dale » 23 Jan 2007 19:57

... the Maritz Rebellion...
viewtopic.php?p=1010369
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Post by Chris Dale » 23 Mar 2007 02:34

A link to (and discussion of) a great new site with lots of information on the Campaign in DSWA 1914-15
viewtopic.php?p=1036899
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Post by Chris Dale » 24 Mar 2007 01:44

...and some great info from Peter H on the German Georgian Legion...
viewtopic.php?t=22742
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Post by Chris Dale » 11 Apr 2007 01:37

... and a lnk to photos of the Siege of Tsingtao as seen from the allied side, but including some photos of the German artillery used- viewtopic.php?p=1044367
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Post by Chris Dale » 21 Nov 2007 02:07

An interesting DSWA commemorative medal...
viewtopic.php?t=130257
A discussion on German navl forces in the Ottoman Empire...
viewtopic.php?t=122504

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Post by Chris Dale » 28 Jan 2008 22:49

And there's some discussions on Austro-Hungarian missions overseas going on too-
KuK Troops in the Ottoman Empire-
viewtopic.php?t=118184
The commander of the KuK artillery in Palestine
viewtopic.php?t=118198
KuK Warships in Asia-
viewtopic.php?t=120532
KuK Navy in the Solomans-
viewtopic.php?t=133210
and
viewtopic.php?t=129814
...and one just starting on the Kuk Concession in Tientsin-
viewtopic.php?t=134856

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Re: Other threads of colonial and overseas interest at the AHF

Post by Chris Dale » 09 Sep 2008 00:07

...SMS Emden's silver coins
http://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic. ... 1&t=139485

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