- WW2 British Commonwealth Soldier (Desert)
WW2 British Commonwealth Soldier (Desert)
The North African campaign of the Second World War took place from 10 June 1940 to 13 May 1943. It included campaigns fought in the Libyan and Egyptian deserts, Morocco and Algeria, as well as Tunisia.
The Allied war effort was dominated by the British Commonwealth and exiles from German-occupied Europe. The uniform of Commonwealth soldiers would eventually be similar no matter the country of origin as the warm climate British Uniform became prevalent as the standard for most soldiers.