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East African Campaign (World War II): Quiz


Question 1: Royal Sovereign, coming from Suez, escaped the Italian ambush and made it safely to ________.
YemenAdenAden ProtectorateSouth Yemen

Question 2: Very important to the success of the operations in north west Ethiopia, Emperor ________ I crossed the border from Sudan to join the force of Ethiopian patriots.
Winston ChurchillHaile Selassie I of EthiopiaMuammar al-GaddafiDwight D. Eisenhower

Question 3: While the Kingdom of Egypt remained neutral during World War II, the Anglo-Egyptian Treaty of 1936 allowed the military forces of the United Kingdom to occupy ________ in defence of the Suez Canal.

Question 4: [95] ________ and Allied forces then occupied the French colony.
French ResistanceVichy FranceWorld War IIFree French Forces

Question 5: The deposed emperor had been living in ________ ever since the Italians invaded his country in 1936 during the Second Italo-Abyssinian War.
United KingdomEnglandScotlandWales

Question 6: Initially, the British and Commonwealth forces in East Africa amounted to about 30,000 men under Major-General William Platt in the ________, Major-General Douglas P.
NigeriaSouth AfricaSudanKenya

Question 7: The unification of Eritrea and Ethiopia proved to be unacceptable to the Eritreans and led to the ________.
Ethiopian Civil WarEritrean War of IndependenceOgaden WarEritrean–Ethiopian War

Question 8: Slim was accompanied by a squadron of 12 medium and light tanks, a field regiment of artillery, and supported by the ________.
British ArmyRoyal Air ForceLuftwaffeBritish Armed Forces

Question 9: They left the ________ behind to mop up in Keren.
5th Infantry Division (India)Indian Army during World War II4th Infantry Division (India)10th Indian Infantry Division

Question 10: By 31 January, Amedeo, Duke of Aosta, reported that the Italian military forces in ________ were down to 67 operational aircraft with limited fuel.
East AfricaSouth AsiaKenyaSouthern Africa

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