• Short Summary

    Footage of General Montgomery greeted by Canadian soldiers on a tour of invasion camps.

  • Description

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    Montgomeryy stepping out of his private train. CU motorcyclists escort saluting. LV towards and past Monty's car driving along road. GTV pan Canadian troops lined up forming square. CU Monty getting up onto Jeep. GV Canadian troops breaking ranks and running towards Monty. CU Monty at mike. GBV Monty addressing troops from Jeep. SCU troops listening. GBV Monty stepping down from Jeep and troops cheering.

    GOOD SCENES:

    SCU Monty talking to Canadian officers. SCU Canadian General sitting in car. SV Monty climbing up to mike to talk to troops. LBV troops breaking ranks and rushing to hear Monty speak. SV masses of troops listening to Monty talking. SBV masses of troops listening to Monty talking.

    Personalities - Armed Forces; Military - Ceremonial; Canada; Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein (1887-1976), British Empire; Great Britain; World War II; Second World War
    Background: Footage of General Montgomery greeted by Canadian soldiers on a tour of invasion camps.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8N7W9WC3INS93BV93GX798IUF
    Media URN:
    VLVA8N7W9WC3INS93BV93GX798IUF
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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