Archive Photos of Benito Mussolini


Italy’s dictator Benito Mussolini is deposed. 25 July 1943. Mussolini in Tripoli during a visit to Libya. He is pictured on horseback brandishing the “Sword of Islam” which was presented to him by an Arab delegation. His plans to grab Egypt from the British had been a humiliating failure now Italy faced even worse war on home soil.