I'd 7 SIXPENCE T/ieWa/i liiu s^tA ted Edited by Sir John H a mme rfo n /V" 161 AUGUST 20,1943 PAS SING FROM BATTLE in Sicily to a prisoners’ cage, these Italians, for whom the war is at an end, are abut handful of the upwards of 90,000 Axis prisoners taken by August 2,1943 when all but the north-eastern tip of the island had passed into Allied hands. Cigarette in mouth, the British soldier and his comrades on the wall watch the motley throng with good-hum oured smiles as it leaves the dust of conflict for the peace and comparative comfort of captivity. Photo, British Official: Crown Copyright N O .16.2 WILL BE PUBLISHED FRIDAY. SEPTEMBER 3
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