Online Collection

The Online Collection showcases a selection of our objects for you to discover and explore. This resource will grow as the Museum's Collection is catalogued and computerised, and as new acquisitions are added.

« New search

« Prev - 1 of 1 results - Next »

Additional Images

Kenya Prison Service hat, 1955 (c)

The Mau Mau fought the British administration in Kenya in the 1950s, often with brutal methods. In response, the British placed Mau Mau suspects in detention camps with poor conditions. Torture and summary executions occurred in some of these camps. At Hola camp warders killed 11 detainees.

NAM Accession Number

NAM. 1963-09-604-2

Copyright/Ownership

National Army Museum Copyright

Location

National Army Museum, Battle gallery

Object URL

https://collection.nam.ac.uk/detail.php?acc=1963-09-604-2

Browse related themes