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Re: Egypt and Sudan

Postby Mark » 16 Oct 2014 19:52

Very interesting, Will! Are these items in your own private collection?

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Re: Egypt and Sudan

Postby Will Mathieson » 22 Oct 2014 08:57

Hello Mark, yes they are. Unfortunately the seller some time ago decided to cut up E.C. Midwinters scrapbook and sell it page by page then to sell it complete. I first acquired his 1897p engineers sword a few years ago.
I believe Durham University holds much of the Sudan archives.
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Re: Egypt and Sudan

Postby ontario » 30 Nov 2014 02:48

Here are a few additional texts , they are all available on free down load


campaigncatarac00butlgoog.pdf

fromkortitokhart00wilsrich.pdf


Fire and Sword in the Sudan / A Personal Narrative of Fighting and Serving the Dervishes 1879-1895

by Rudolf C. Slatin



Khartoum Campaign, 1898 / or the Re-Conquest of the Soudan
by Bennet Burleigh
Category: Omdurman, Battle of, Omdurman, Sudan, 1898



Ten Years' Captivity in the Mahdi's Camp 1882-1892
by F. R. Wingate
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Re: Egypt and Sudan

Postby ontario » 30 Nov 2014 03:51

Here are a few additional titles

Canadians on the Nile 1882 - 1898
Roy MacLaren
ISBN 0-7748-0094-1

Canadian boatmen with Wolsey and an incredible RMC graduate railway engineer with Kitchenervontario


With Kitchener to Khartum
G.W. Steevens

Steevens was a war correspondent with Kitchener . He later covered the south Afrucan war but died there of disease

The Egyptian Campaign 1882
The Mahdist campaigns Sudan 1884-1898

Charles Royle ISBN 978-1-78282-151-9

Two books in one addition


The River War
Winston S. Churchill
ISBN 1-56852-057-3
With a great first hand description of the charge of the 21st Lancers at Omdurman
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Re: Egypt and Sudan

Postby alby502 » 08 Dec 2014 14:12

All,

In reference to Egypt medals to the RN and RM, especially RM; should the naming always include the ship they came from? I am looking at a medal named to a RM with a Tamaai clasp from HMS Euryalus.

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