Leaders & Controversies

Transcript: Source8

Photographs showing Mussolini and Haile Selassie with their troops, c.1941
(Catalogue ref: CAB 44/81 for Haile Selassie, INF 2/1 Part 3 for Mussolini)

[Note that British officials added all the captions to the photos later.]

Source 8a

Mussolini inspects his guns

Source 8b

Mussolini reviews his troops

Source 8c

Khartoum: The Emperor Haile Selassie inspecting Ethiopian troops on parade.

Source 8d

A word with Colonel Wingate.

Source 8e

Inspecting an anti-aircraft Lewis gun post.

Source 8f

Coming back from a tour of inspection.

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