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Wednesday, 27 February 2013
BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY : WHITE MAN WARS - BLACK MAN SACRIFICE WITH BLACK SOLDIERS :
The wars fought in the various centuries 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th century, black men and women served and saw active services in various part of the world. Take Africa before the first world war, when Africa was colonized by various European countries, Britain, France, Germany. Portugal and Spain and they all had African soldiers in their colonies and these African soldiers were able to see active service in their own continent in campaigns to capture German controlled territories of Togo,Cameroon, German West Africa and German East Africa. Of a population of some 30,00,000 in the African colonies of the British Empire 55,000 men served as combatant soldiers and many hundred of thousands more as carriers and axillary troops.An estimated 10,000 were killed or died while serving.