Item title reads - On the edge of the Sahara. Tribute to pioneers who first crossed that vast sea of sand by automobile - unveiled. Touggourt, North Africa.
L/S of huge sand dunes, L/S of camels and African men in robes L/S of Touggourt, sand swirls up as people run about in a kind of dance...
Soldiers having some fun during the break between battles.
Soldiers' dogs in quarantine before entering the country.
Good footage of the Middle East Pigeon Service, carrying a coded message back to HQ.
Oil has been found in Western Australia.
A new oil pipeline is laid across the Algerian desert.
French rocket 'Veronique' takes off from Sahara Desert.
Fighting vehicles and troops over the desert wastes.
Three of the seven soldiers are found, naked & nearly dead & are treated.