Hurricane fighters on their way to bomb Italian targets in North Africa.
More South Africans go to North Africa to fight.
Anthony Eden with Australian and New Zealand troops in Egypt.
Manoeuvres in the desert, the Egyptian Camel Corp. and Anzacs in Cairo.
General Weygand and General Wavell inspect allied troops in North Africa.
Anthony Eden and General Freyberg with New Zealand and Australian troops arriving in Egypt.
Passengers from a German liner ship abandoned off South Africa.
Soldiers of the French Foreign Legion set sail from North Africa for to defend France.
South Africa sailors patrol their shores for illegal cargo vessels and mines.
Shots of an Italian cargo ship captured in Cape Town.
South African troops enjoy a rest as they travel on troopships to fight in North Africa.
Good shots of British troops and an Australian air ambulance in the Western Desert.
Various shots of a group of British light tanks advancing across the Desert.
Shots of the British warship 'HMS Resolution', badly damaged and under tow off Africa.
French troops led by Charles De Gaulle on board ships of Dakar in West Africa.
British soldiers search houses with sniffer dogs and metal detectors - somewhere in hot climate.
Several shots of Field Marshal Montgomery discussing a plan outside a tent in a desert area.
British troops on the move.
Field Marshal Montgomery addresses ex-servicemen at El Alamein reunion.
Large convoy of tanks, transporters and lorries advancing through the desert. 1940?
Little film showing various uses of old petrol tins.
British and Commonwealth troops in Egypt in 1940.
Wavell inspects troops in Egypt - good shots of Egyptian horse troops on patrol in desert.
Tanks being produced and tested in tank factory in Egypt - 1940.
Anthony Eden visits Australian troops in Egypt + some footage of Australians in Palestine.
Australian troops leave a troopship at Egyptian port.
Tanks, artillery guns and armoured cars arrive to Egypt to be despatched to troops.
The Royal Navy pull in before setting back out into the Mediterranean.
Egyptian Army trains in desert - 1940.