Allied Forces fight the Axis Powers during World War II. Aerial view of the city of Tunis. British Forces enter the city. Trenches in the city. Dead soldier on the street. Allied soldiers patrol in the streets and skirmish with German snipers. German soldiers surrender. Allied soldiers fire at a building. French Troops lead long lines of captured German prisoners of war. Italian Field Marshal Giovanni Messe is captured. German Colonel-General Hans-Jürgen von Arnim, Commander of all Axis Forces in Africa, is captured and flown from Gibralter to England. Commander von Arnim is seen being driven into a prison camp and emerges from his car within the Prison Camp. British troops of the 1st and 8th Armies are warmly greeted by the citizens of Tunis. Allied military vehicles pass on the streets of Tunis amidst throngs of cheering civilians. French General Henri Giraud reviews the French troops as they parade.
The Battle of Tunisia in North Africa during World War II. A sign board. U.S. troops on trucks enter Ferry Ville. The troops on trucks hold guns. U.S. tanks advance on a field. Firing from across a lake. Buildings in Bizerte city in the foreground. U.S. troops on a truck fire guns. The troops in a jeep enter the city. A sign reads 'Bizerte'. A tank drives past on a road and fires. Buildings on either side of a street. Smoke rises due to the firing. The troops advance forward. A soldier with a gun checks a damaged building. The troops stand in a group. A damaged building in the foreground. British troops in jeeps and on motorbikes enter Tunis. The troops carrying guns and on tanks fire. A tuck in the foreground.
The city of Tunis in Tunisia during World War II. An aerial view of the city of Tunis. Several buildings in the city. A few trees among the buildings. Aerial view of the streets with vehicles moving on them. Buildings lining the streets. Buildings along the coastline in view.
Bomb wreckage at El Aouina Airport in Tunis, Tunisia during World War II. A bomb damaged building in Tunis. French and American sentries beside a building on the side of a road. A sign board beside the building reads 'In Town Speed Limit 29 mph'. Vehicles moving past on the road. A truck with soldiers on the road. A soldier holding a French flag walking beside the sentries. A column of native horse carriages moving on a road loaded with a number of sacks and men seated on the sacks. Parts of wrecked aircraft on an airfield in the background. Wreckage of German and Italian aircraft at El Aouina airfield. A soldier walking beside the wreckage. The wreckage of tail assemblies of German aircraft heaped on the airfield. Swastika sign on the tail parts of the aircraft. Parts of the bomb wrecked aircraft strewn on the airfield.
Allied Sailors at the Port of Tunis in Tunis, Tunisia, during World War 2. Aerial view of the city of Tunis with buildings and roads. Allied supply ships at the Port of Tunis, Tunisia. Sailors on small boats move amongst the supply ships. A destroyer out in the bay signalling with a light. The port is busy with logistic activity.
Victory Day parade in Tunis, Tunisia during World War II. Allied troops during the parade. Armored vehicles moving on a road during the parade. British soldiers march past a reviewing stand. People gathered on the sides of the road. Flags on the side of the road. Armored tanks and trucks in the parade. Troops on tanks moving in the parade. People standing on the sides of the road watch the parade. U.S. Army General Dwight D Eisenhower and a French General seated in an open car moving in the parade. British, French and American flags fluttering in the wind.