The Allied victory turned the tide in the North African Campaign. It ended Axis hopes of occupying Egypt, taking control of the Suez Canal, and gaining access to the Middle Eastern oil fields.
INDIAN AND ENGLISH SOLDIERS, FIGHTING GERMANS, AT EL ALAMEIN NORTH AFRICA
GERMAN GENERAL ROMMEL WHO WAS DEFEATED
Many Indians fought in the British army during WW2. Here a group of Indian Sikh soldiers examine a captured German tank
The scene is the African desert. A British desert patrol prepares to leave