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  • Description

    Staff College Camberley, England.

    GV. Officers leaving Staff College (1st 7 ft. for super title). SV. Officers leaving College after exercise to study the use of atomic weapons in modern warfare code named "for'ard on". SV. Field Marshal Montgomery (Monty) and General Gruenther (NATO Commander). SV. Pressmen. SV. Group. CU. Gen. Rajendra Sinhji and Sir John Cockcroft, track into Field Marshal Earl Alexander and General Gruenther supreme allied commander in Europe. CU. Alexander and Gruenther. SV. Gruenther, Anthony Head, Secretary of State for War. C.I.G.S. Field-Marshal Sir John Harding, Lt. Gen. Simmonds, C.G.S. Canada, Viscount Bernard Montgomery C in C, Western Union Land Forces, and Gen. Mohd. Ayub Khan C in C, Pakistan Army. SV. Photographer. GV. Group posing for camera. SV. Members of group. GV. Group.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "D")

    Press cuttings and letters from the War Office are amongst the paperwork for this item. Also a seating plan for the group photograph.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    28723
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    112.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:27:00 / 01:35:09:00
    Canister:
    53/62
    Sort Number:
    53/062
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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