Field Marshal Montgomery is welcomed by Soviet counterpart Vasilevsky in Russia
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SLATE INFORMATION: Moscow's Welcome for Monty
RUSSIA: Moscow: Vnukovo International Airport:
GUARDS OF HONOUR Montgomery inspects Red Army guard of Honour at Moscow airport. Troops march past
MONTGOMERY Plane taxis in on Moscow airport - Monty gets out still in his lambswool coat and is greeted by high officers of the Red Army and Marshal Vassillevsky and inspects the Guard and takes the salute at their march-past
MOSCOW Montgomery's plane taxis into Moscow Airport and officials of Red Army gather to greet him.
RUSSIA. Gen. Montgomery arrives at Moscow airport and is greeted by Marshall Vassilevsky and High officers of the "Red Army" Inspects the Guard of Honour and takes the salute at the march-past
MARSHALL VASSILEVSKY Greets F-M Montgomery on his arrival at Moscow Airport.
Soviet Union; Personalities - Armed Forces; Field Marshall Bernard Law Montgomery
MONTGOMERY, Field Marshal Bernard Law, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (1887-1976)
VASILEVSKY, Aleksandr Mikhaylovich (1895-1977), Russian/Soviet military leader
Aeroplane, transport, Soviet general staff, salutes, lambswool coat, military inspection, flags, marching, diplomacy, Vnukovo International Airport
Background: Field Marshal Montgomery is welcomed by Soviet counterpart Vasilevsky in Russia