Legends

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a black and white photo with the caption that says, did you know?
i wonder if any American generals have behaved like this.
an old black and white photo of a man
Africana Age
Cecil John Rhodes (1853–1902) was the man who envisioned a British colonial…
an older couple signing papers at a table
PM of Rhodesia -Mr.Ian Smith and Wife Janet - 10-06-1979
a statue of a man standing on top of a rock in front of some trees
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe the statue is of Dr. Livingston
an old photo of a man sitting on a bench with his horse in the background
FREDERICK COURTENEY SELOUS
Frederick Courtney Selous
Art, Baseball, Baseball Cards
an old black and white photo of a man sitting in front of a horse drawn wagon
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Frederick Courteney Selous DSO (; 31 December 1851 – 4 January 1917) was a British explorer, officer, hunter, and conservationist, famous for his exploits in South-East Africa. His real-life adventures inspired Sir H. Rider Haggard to create the fictional Allan Quatermain character. Selous was also a friend of Theodore Roosevelt, Cecil Rhodes and Frederick Russell Burnham.
Corporal Des Archer, 1 commando, RLI. world record holder for operational (parachute) jumps - 74 - and lowest drop (200 ft). Rhodesian Army, Selous Scouts, Special Operations Forces, Record Holder, Military Forces, World Record, Military Life, Special Operations
Corporal Des Archer, 1 commando, RLI. world record holder for operational (parachute) jumps - 74 - and lowest drop (200 ft).
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Ray Amm
World Champion Ray Amm arrived in Europe from Southern Rhodesia in 1951 with a brace of Nortons and a driving ambition to earn himself a place in the world famous Norton works team. With a huge van, generally driven by his wife Jill, he joined the Continental circus and raced all over Europe.
an old black and white photo of a man in uniform
Hero. Chris Dixon, aka Green Leader of the Rhodesian Air Force
an old black and white photo of a man in a suit sitting on a chair
Cecil Rhodes & De Beers: Genocide Diamonds
"I contend that we are the first race in the world and that the more of the world we inhabit the better it is for the human race." -Cecil Rhodes-PM of Cape colony & British South Africa Company- DeBeers (a diamond is forever)- Rhodesia (modern Zimbabwe)