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  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery in Moscow. Soviet Russia.

    C/U flags of the U.S.S.R. and Great Britain flying over the aerodrome. C/U Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces A.M Vassilevsky and other dignitaries. Various shots as they wait on tarmac for plane. M/S as Cantroux comes up and shakes hands with them. Various shots men waiting. M/S as plane taxis in. Various shots as Montgomery meets the Russians. M/S Guard of Honour. M/S as Montgomery walks along airfield. M/S Montgomery saluting with others. L/S plane on airfield.

    M/S's Guard of Honour marching past followed by military band. M/S as Montgomery takes salute. C/U Montgomery saluting. C/U Chief of British Military Mission saluting. C/U Marshal Vassilevsky saluting. C/U Golikov, C/U Slavin. M/S Guard of Honour. Various shots Montgomery. M/S as they walk along the airfield. M/S as newsreel cameras film him. M/S as he makes speech about paying respects to Soviet army and building a new world out of ruins. He says Soviet Russia suffered most in the war. M/S as Montgomery chats to Vassilevsky and others. He shakes hands with them and gets in car which drives off.

    Cataloguer's note: date of item: 13/1/1947.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:25:00 / 01:28:02:00
    UN 1623 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 1623 E
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics War & Revolution
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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