The East African Campaign was a major campaign of the African theater of World War I in which UK-icon UKball and the other allies were bogged down fighting a guerrilla war against German Empire-icon German Empireball in her colony of German East Africa-icon German East Africaball. The campaign involved extensive mobile warfare and the Germans mainly used guerrilla warfare tactics against numerically superior allied forces. Fighting eventually spread over to the allied colonies of British Uganda-icon British Ugandaball, Northern Rhodesia-icon Northern Rhodesiaball, Portuguese East Africa-icon Portuguese Mozambiqueball, and Belgian Congo-icon Belgian Congoball.
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