• Short Summary

    General Montgomery in London to take up new command.

  • Description

    England: General Montgomery in London to take up new command - C. inC. British Group of Armies under Gen. Eisenhower. London, England SV Monty leaving hotel (Claridges) and getting into car, followed by son. LV Car driving away. SV Padre Capt. Colin Montgomery arriving at hotel. SV Monty's driver, Sgt. Edwards, fixing flag to car 'SHARPSHOOTERS' on shoulder. SV Monty leaving club and walking into shop. CU Crowd watching. LV Monty out of shop waves to crowd and gets into car. (Gemmell photographing) CU Monty in car. Shot car driving away through crowds, Gemmell with camera.

    England: General Montgomery in London to take up new command - C. in C. British Group of Armies under Gen. Eisenhower. London, England SV Monty leaving hotel (Claridges)and getting into car, followed by son. SV Padre. Capt. Colin Montgomery arriving at hotel, paying taxi fare, little boy looking on. CU Padre Capt. Montgomery arriving at hotel.

    Personalities - Armed Forces; Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein (1887-1976), Great Britain
    Background: General Montgomery in London to take up new command.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1V4Y2PZ4VEPE1ZUCV6RVKJ7QO
    Media URN:
    VLVA1V4Y2PZ4VEPE1ZUCV6RVKJ7QO
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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