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Africans who fought for British army paid less than white soldiers

Africans who fought for British army paid less than white soldiers


Africans who fought for British army paid less than white soldiers

Africans who fought for British army paid less than white soldiers | World news | The Guardian

Africans who fought for British army paid less than white soldiers | World news | The Guardian

Africans who fought for British army paid less than white soldiers

Africans who fought for British army paid less than white soldiers | World news | The Guardian

Soldiers of the Eighth Army belonging to the Commonwealth and Allied forces are seen in the

Africans who fought for British army paid less than white soldiers | World news | The Guardian

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Boer troops lining up in battle against the British during the South African War (1899

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African soldiers marching in Burma

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King George V inspecting Indian troops attached to the Royal Garrison Artillery, at Le Cateau

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British soldiers cross a river during the Boer War circa 1900

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The military released this photo of Sergeant Wright's remains being brought back to Dover, Del. Aaron J. Jenne/U.S. Air Force

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Black soldiers fought with the Continentals as well as the British.

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August 1914: London volunteers await their pay at St. Martin-in-the-Fields.

Photograph of the Brigade of Gurkhas at a kit inspection

Members of the Canadian Armed Forces march during the Calgary Stampede parade in Calgary, Friday, July 8, 2016. (Jeff McIntosh/Canadian Press)

But Britain as the imperial power stayed firmly in charge. It was almost impossible for

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Cetshwayo, king of the Zulu, under British guard in Southern Africa, 1879.

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Boer soldiers at Ladysmith, South Africa, circa 1899

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Boer and British troops at the battle of Belmont, Nov. 23, 1899,

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South African soldiers on the Somme, December 1916

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A military unit from Canada marches during a military parade marking Polish Armed Forces Day,

Participants in the Double V campaign, 1942.

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King George III and Lord North British leaders