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I notice how they identify the main beneficiary/mastermind of the imperial system as the British army corporal.

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I notice how they identify the main beneficiary/mastermind of the imperial system as the British army corporal.

This caporal is the tipycal "Cabo de vara" caporal with the stick. It is dificult for indigenous to know somebody up in the ranks.

Regards

Boris

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This picture is based on an allied propaganda drawing from the 1st WW. The original showed a German General sitting in the chair and the Africans being flogged as they carried his loot to safety. This was during General

Smuts campaign in East Africa aginst Ludendorf. Mervyn

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