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MV Liemba

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MV Liemba, formerly Graf Goetzen or Graf von Goetzen, is a passenger and cargo ferry that runs along the eastern shore of Lake Tanganyika. [1]

36 relations: African theatre of World War I, Battle for Lake Tanganyika, Battle of Rufiji Delta, East African Campaign (World War I), Ferry, Götzen, Geoffrey Spicer-Simson, Great North Road, Zambia, Gustav Adolf von Götzen, HMS Fifi, HMS Mimi and HMS Toutou, Index of Democratic Republic of the Congo-related articles, Index of Tanzania-related articles, Index of Zambia-related articles, July 1916, June 1916, Karema, Tanzania, Lake Tanganyika, List of lakes of Tanzania, List of naval ships of Germany, List of oldest surviving ships, List of ships built at Meyer Werft, Mbala, Zambia, Mimi and Toutou Go Forth, Mpulungu, Outline of Zambia, Pole to Pole, SMS Königsberg (1905), Tabora Offensive, The African Queen (film), The African Queen (novel), Toshisada Nishida, Transport in Tanzania, Water transport in Zambia, 10.5 cm SK L/40 naval gun, 1916.

African theatre of World War I

The African Theatre of World War I describes campaigns in North Africa instigated by the German and Ottoman empires, local rebellions against European colonial rule and Allied campaigns against the German colonies of Kamerun, Togoland, German South West Africa and German East Africa which were fought by German Schutztruppe, local resistance movements and forces of the British Empire, France, Belgium and Portugal.

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Battle for Lake Tanganyika

The Battle for Lake Tanganyika was a series of naval engagements that took place between elements of the Royal Navy, Force Publique and the Kaiserliche Marine between December 1915 and July 1916, during the First World War.

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Battle of Rufiji Delta

The Battle of the Rufiji Delta was fought in German East Africa (modern Tanzania) from October 1914 – July 1915 during the First World War, between the German Navy's light cruiser, and a powerful group of British warships.

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East African Campaign (World War I)

The East African Campaign in World War I was a series of battles and guerrilla actions, which started in German East Africa (GEA) and spread to portions of Portuguese Mozambique, Northern Rhodesia, British East Africa, the Uganda Protectorate, and the Belgian Congo.

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Ferry

A ferry is a merchant vessel used to carry passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water.

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Götzen

Götzen, a community of Schotten in Hesse, Germany, may refer to.

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Geoffrey Spicer-Simson

Captain Geoffrey Basil Spicer-Simson DSO, RN (15 January 1876 – 29 January 1947) was a Royal Navy officer.

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Great North Road, Zambia

The Great North Road is a major route in Zambia, running north from Lusaka through Kabwe, Kapiri Mposhi (the road continues by way of a right turn just north of Kapiri Mposhi) Serenje, Mpika, Kasama, Mbala and Mpulungu.

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Gustav Adolf von Götzen

Gustav Adolf Graf von Götzen (12 May 1866 – 2 December 1910) was a German explorer and Governor of German East Africa.

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HMS Fifi

HMS Fifi was an armed screw steamer, captured from the Germans by Royal Navy units during the Battle for Lake Tanganyika, and used to support Anglo-Belgian operations on the lake and its surrounding areas.

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HMS Mimi and HMS Toutou

HMS Mimi and HMS Toutou were motor launches of the Royal Navy.

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Index of Democratic Republic of the Congo-related articles

Articles (arranged alphabetically) related to the Democratic Republic of the Congo include.

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Index of Tanzania-related articles

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Index of Zambia-related articles

Zambia, officially known as the Republic of Zambia, is a landlocked country in Southern Africa.

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July 1916

The following events occurred in July 1916.

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June 1916

The following events occurred in June 1916.

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Karema, Tanzania

Karema (or Kalema) is a settlement in Tanzania, on the east shore of Lake Tanganyika, once the location of a White Fathers mission station.

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Lake Tanganyika

Lake Tanganyika is an African Great Lake.

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List of lakes of Tanzania

Tanzania lies in the African Great Lakes region and boasts over of surface area that is covered by lakes.

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List of naval ships of Germany

The list of naval ships of Germany includes all naval ships which have been in service of the German Navy or its predecessors.

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List of oldest surviving ships

This is a list of the oldest ships in the world which have survived to this day without significantly losing their original form.

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List of ships built at Meyer Werft

This list of ships built at Meyer Werft contains a selection of ships which were built new by the Meyer Werft GmbH of Papenburg, Germany.

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Mbala, Zambia

Mbala is Zambia’s most northerly large town and seat of Mbala District, occupying a strategic location close to the border with Tanzania and controlling the southern approaches to Lake Tanganyika, 40 km by road to the north-west, where the port of Mpulungu is located.

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Mimi and Toutou Go Forth

Mimi and Toutou Go Forth: The Bizarre Battle for Lake Tanganyika is the fourth book by author Giles Foden.

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Mpulungu

Mpulungu is a town in the Northern Province of Zambia, at the southern tip of Lake Tanganyika.

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Outline of Zambia

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Zambia: Zambia – landlocked sovereign country located in Southern Africa.

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Pole to Pole

Pole to Pole is an eight-part television documentary travel series made for the BBC, and first broadcast on BBC1 in 1992.

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SMS Königsberg (1905)

SMS Königsberg ("His Majesty's Ship Königsberg) was the lead ship of her class of light cruisers built by the German Kaiserliche Marine (Imperial Navy).

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Tabora Offensive

The Tabora Offensive (April - September 1916) was an Anglo-Belgian offensive into German East Africa, which ended with the Battle of Tabora in the north-west of German East Africa (modern-day Tanzania), it was part of the East African Campaign in World War I. The forces of the Belgian Congo crossed the border with German East Africa and captured the port city of Kigoma and the city of Tabora (the largest town in the interior of the German colony).

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The African Queen (film)

The African Queen is a 1951 British-American adventure film adapted from the 1935 novel of the same name by C. S. Forester.

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The African Queen (novel)

The African Queen is a 1935 novel written by English author C. S. Forester.

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Toshisada Nishida

Toshisada Nishida (March 3, 1941 – June 7, 2011) established one of the first long term chimpanzee field research sites, in 1965, and was the first to discover that, instead of forming nuclear family-like arrangements, chimpanzees live a communal life with territorial boundaries.

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Transport in Tanzania

Transport in Tanzania includes road, rail, air and water networks.

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Water transport in Zambia

Water transport.

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10.5 cm SK L/40 naval gun

The 10.5 cm SK L/40 (SK - Schnelladekanone (quick-loading cannon) L - Länge (with a 40-caliber long barrel) was a German naval gun used in World War I and World War II.

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1916

Below, the events of the First World War have the "WWI" prefix.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MV_Liemba

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