Joachim von Pfeil

Count Joachim von Pfeil (1857-1924) was a German explorer and colonist in Africa and New Guinea.wikipedia
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He was born at Neurode, in Silesia, studied at the gymnasium of Göttingen.

Society for German Colonization

colonization groupSociety for German Colonisation
In 1884, having entered the employ of the Society for German Colonization, Pfeil went to East Africa with Carl Peters and Karl Ludwig Jühlke, and in 1886 succeeded the latter as general manager of the company in Somaliland.
In the autumn of 1884 he proceeded, together with his friend Karl Ludwig Jühlke and Count Joachim von Pfeil, to the Sultanate of Zanzibar.

Germany

GermanGERFederal Republic of Germany
Count Joachim von Pfeil (1857-1924) was a German explorer and colonist in Africa and New Guinea.

Africa

African continentAfricanAfrican politics
Count Joachim von Pfeil (1857-1924) was a German explorer and colonist in Africa and New Guinea.

New Guinea

PapuaIrianPapua New Guinean
Count Joachim von Pfeil (1857-1924) was a German explorer and colonist in Africa and New Guinea.

Silesia

SchlesienŚląskSilesian
He was born at Neurode, in Silesia, studied at the gymnasium of Göttingen.

Gymnasium (school)

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He was born at Neurode, in Silesia, studied at the gymnasium of Göttingen.

Göttingen

Göttingen, GermanyGottingenGoettingen
He was born at Neurode, in Silesia, studied at the gymnasium of Göttingen.

Colony of Natal

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In 1873, he went to Natal.

Europe

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In 1879, after a visit to Europe, he settled in Orange Free State and with Wilson mapped the course of the Limpopo river.

Orange Free State

Orange Free State RepublicOranje VrystaatFree State
In 1879, after a visit to Europe, he settled in Orange Free State and with Wilson mapped the course of the Limpopo river.

Limpopo River

LimpopoLimpopo River basinLimpopo basin
In 1879, after a visit to Europe, he settled in Orange Free State and with Wilson mapped the course of the Limpopo river.

Carl Peters

Karl PetersPetersalleetitular German colonial leader
In 1884, having entered the employ of the Society for German Colonization, Pfeil went to East Africa with Carl Peters and Karl Ludwig Jühlke, and in 1886 succeeded the latter as general manager of the company in Somaliland.

Somaliland

RegionRepublic of SomalilandDistrict
In 1884, having entered the employ of the Society for German Colonization, Pfeil went to East Africa with Carl Peters and Karl Ludwig Jühlke, and in 1886 succeeded the latter as general manager of the company in Somaliland.

German New Guinea Company

New Guinea CompanyColonizationDeutsch Neuguinea-Kompagnie
This post he resigned in 1887, and entered the service of the New Guinea Company.