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  1. HMS PEGASUS GUN AT MOMBASA FORT

    HMS PEGASUS GUN AT MOMBASA FORT

    Myself pictured alongside the Pegasus Gun at Mombasa Fort in January 1981. The plaque reads; THE PEGASUS GUN. HMS PEGASUS A 2000 TON BRITISH CRUISER WAS UNDERGOING BOILER REPAIRS IN ZANZIBAR HARBOUR ON 20 SEPT 1914 WHEN THE GERMAN CRUISER KOENIGSBERG SANK THE SHIP AT ITS MOORINGS. THE EIGHT 4INCH GU
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