Italian POWs captured in Madagascar, allied forces on the island.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.
Various shots dishevelled looking prisoners of war (POWs), some colonial, others look Italian, marching down road. M/S soldiers beating down bush fire with tree branches. Various shots British soldier looking at field gun and pile of shells - captured? Various shots British and Colonial troops firing mortars in field. Various shots British soldiers preparing dinner on camp fire - they cut up pig carcass and hold live chickens over fire. More shots firing shells. Various dim evening shots - soldiers guarding camp at night? More shots of POWs on the move, look dejected and tired. The POWs stop, a British officer talks to the Colonial guards. Various shots scenic town in valley - looks almost like English village. C/U children at water pump. M/S man chopping wood. More shots town, including road signs to Fiarantsoa.
Note: some soldiers possibly South African Springboks?