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Both the Italian and German Armies were heavily reliant on them elsewhere. Did they forego them entirely in North Africa?
I presume there were a few Italian colonial cavalry, at least initially.
(I here exclude the white stallion reportedly kept for Mussolini to ride in the victory parade in Cairo!)
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As I understand it, the answer is no. Primarily due to the total lack of foraged fodder available and the massive water needs of equines.
Certainly I have never seen a photo or written reference to horses. Camels, yes, horses, no.
I think Italian colonial cavalry may have had horses in East Africa, but that is not my area of expertise.
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I wonder if the 334nd Infantry Division had horse drawn transport in Tunisia? The French certainly used horses in that part of the world.