Capture of General China

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Capture of General China
Part of Mau Mau Uprising
Date 15 January 1954
Location Kenya
Result Capture of General China
 United Kingdom
Kings African Rifles
Mau Mau

The Capture of General China took place during the Mau Mau Uprising involving the capture of senior Mau Mau leader General China.[1][2]

He was interrogated for 68 hours, leading to major revelations about the Mau Mau.[3][4][5]


  1. ^ "They Follow the Dug-Out General.". Sunday Mail (Brisbane) (Qld. : 1926 – 1954) (Brisbane: National Library of Australia). 19 April 1953. p. 15. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "END MAY BE NEAR FOR THE MAU MAU.". The Sunday Herald (Sydney: National Library of Australia). 30 August 1953. p. 8. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Strategy in Mau Mau", Britains Small Wars accessed 9 November 2013
  4. ^ "PSYOP of the Mau-Mau UprisingSGM" Herbert A. Friedman (Ret.) 4 Jan 2006 accessed 9 November 2013
  5. ^ "MAU MAU GENERAL SURRENDERS.". The Sydney Morning Herald (National Library of Australia). 9 March 1954. p. 3. Retrieved 9 November 2013. 

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