Musa Mwariama

Field Marshal Musa Mwariama
Field Marshal Musa Mwariama,EBS (1928–1989) was a Kenyan revolutionary leader of the Mau Mau in Meru and the highest-ranking Mau Mau leader who survived the war without being killed or captured.wikipedia
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Mau Mau Uprising

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Field Marshal Musa Mwariama,EBS (1928–1989) was a Kenyan revolutionary leader of the Mau Mau in Meru and the highest-ranking Mau Mau leader who survived the war without being killed or captured.
The capture of rebel leader, Field Marshal Dedan Kimathi, on 21 October 1956, signalled the defeat of the Mau Mau, however, the rebellion survived until after Kenya's independence from Britain, driven mainly by the Meru units led by Field Marshal Musa Mwariama and General Baimungi.

Dedan Kimathi

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Together with Field Marshal Dedan Kimathi, they comprised the core Mau Mau leadership.
The others were Musa Mwariama and Muthoni Kirima.

Meru people

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According to Ameru tradition, his parents who had migrated from Nkuene in South Imenti, gave him the name Baringo.
* Late Field Marshal Musa Mwariama, Mau Mau

Meru, Kenya

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Field Marshal Musa Mwariama,EBS (1928–1989) was a Kenyan revolutionary leader of the Mau Mau in Meru and the highest-ranking Mau Mau leader who survived the war without being killed or captured.

Mount Kenya

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By the time he left his bases in Mount Kenya and Nyambene Hills on the equator, he had about 2,000 fighters who had survived Operation Anvil in Kenya.

Equator

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By the time he left his bases in Mount Kenya and Nyambene Hills on the equator, he had about 2,000 fighters who had survived Operation Anvil in Kenya.

Kenya

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By the time he left his bases in Mount Kenya and Nyambene Hills on the equator, he had about 2,000 fighters who had survived Operation Anvil in Kenya.

Jomo Kenyatta

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The most famous photograph of him is with President Jomo Kenyatta on attainment of Uhuru (independence) in 1963, and most of the postwar Mau Mau video clips show him inspecting a Mau Mau guard of honour or with President Jomo Kenyatta.

Uhuru Movement

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The most famous photograph of him is with President Jomo Kenyatta on attainment of Uhuru (independence) in 1963, and most of the postwar Mau Mau video clips show him inspecting a Mau Mau guard of honour or with President Jomo Kenyatta.

Arumeru District

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M'Kiribua M'Muchiri, or Mbaringu, or Muthigari Mugathe, or Nkumbuku, or Field Marshall Mwariama was born in 1928 at Muthara in Tigania division of Meru District.

Fortune-telling

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Their father, M'Muchiri was a soothsayer and strict traditionalist.

Eastern Province (Kenya)

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Waruhiu Itote

Waruhiu Itote (1922 – 30 April 1993), nom de guerre General China, was one of the key leaders of the Mau Mau Uprising (1952–1960) in British Kenya alongside Dedan Kimathi, Stanley Mathenge, Kurito ole Kisio, Musa Mwariama and Muthoni Kirima.

Kubu Kubu

He was also one of the key leaders of Mau Mau in Kenya, alongside Dedan Kimathi, Musa Mwariama, and Waruhiu Itote, alias General China.