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Title:BRITISH TROOPS IN EGYPT, LIBYAN PRISONERS [Allocated Title]
Film Number:AYY 86-1
Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Native Libyan troops conscripted by the Italians and captured by the British at Barrani, Egypt. (Notes from Australian Film Unit state that they were in a sorry state and regarded their captors as liberators.) Troops in trucks in the desert. Libyan prisoners walking across the desert and sitting down. Dust storm. Prisoners huddled, some have coats over their heads. A body lays on the sand. Soldiers operating a gun. Tent with a tattered flag flying from it. A British soldier gives out cigarettes to the prisoners.