Ali Matan Hashi

Ali Matan Hashi (1927–1978; Cali Mataan Xashi, علي ماتان حاشي), also known as Ali Matan, was a Somali senior military official and politician.wikipedia
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He was the first Somali pilot, and a prominent member of the Supreme Revolutionary Council (SRC).

Somali Air Force

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He created the Somali Air Force in 1960, and oversaw the growth of it between 1960 and 1978.
SAF principal organizer and the first Somalia pilot Ali Matan Hashi became the founder as well as the Chief of SAF.

Darod

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Ali Matan was born into a Marehan Darod family in the Mudug Region of Somalia.

Somali Armed Forces

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A Brigadier General in the army, he held various political and military positions, including Minister of Justice and Commander of the Air Force.

Somalis

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Ali Matan Hashi (1927–1978; Cali Mataan Xashi, علي ماتان حاشي), also known as Ali Matan, was a Somali senior military official and politician.

Marehan

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Ali Matan was born into a Marehan Darod family in the Mudug Region of Somalia.

Mudug

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Ali Matan was born into a Marehan Darod family in the Mudug Region of Somalia.

Somalia

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Ali Matan was born into a Marehan Darod family in the Mudug Region of Somalia.

Brigadier general

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A Brigadier General in the army, he held various political and military positions, including Minister of Justice and Commander of the Air Force.

Somali Youth League

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As it was the norm of many Somali activists at that time, he joined the incipient Somali Youth League in 1944 and was the secretary of the young political party at the Sagag (Segeg) village in Dhagabur District.

Trust Territory of Somaliland

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In 1950, he was imprisoned by the AFIS (Italian Trusteeship Administration) in Adado (Galgaduud) for drawing a painting depicting a Somali nomad carrying a load of 10 full sacks on his shoulders which indicated the 10 years that the country was to remain under the colonial rule.

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