- by Italian troops, when the Italian civilians had been evacuated
- when Italian police were withdrawn and Libyan police were left in charge
- when Libyan police were withdrawn
- "by the Arabs when the garrison left town"
Sunday, August 14, 2005
After Derna fell
After Derna fell, the Libyans started looting the Italian settlement. The 2/11 battalion stopped that. Gavin Long writes that when new troops came forward, they carried on with the looting. This included both British and Australians. The Australian "deputy-assistant provost marshal" concluded that Derna had been looted four times: