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  • Aviation History Magazine

    Hunt for the Mad Mullah

    The RAF played a pivotal role in the 1920 campaign against a dervish bandit leader in British Somaliland. For two decades prior to World War I, Mohammed bin Abdullah Hassan, the self-proclaimed Mullah of Somaliland, was a persistent thorn...

  • Military History

    Camelback Colonialism

    The Somaliland Camel Corps mopped up a Mad Mullah and policed and pacified the British protectorate through two world wars ...