|Object type||Black & white|
|Physical description||Black & white|
|Place made||North Africa: Western Desert, Western Desert (Egypt)|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Western Desert, Egypt. 20 January 1942. Flying over Halfaya soon after the surrender of the ...
Western Desert, Egypt. 20 January 1942. Flying over Halfaya soon after the surrender of the garrison on 17 January 1942, an Air Ministry photographer took this aerial photograph which shows knocked out tanks, armoured vehicles and emplacements. To the right can be seen the graves of members of the garrison.