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  • Short Summary

    Field Marshall Montgomery unveils plaque commemorating 8th Army at Victory Club.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery unveiled plaque at the Victory Club, Seymour Street, London.

    MS Monty drawing aside veil from plaque of 8th Army insignia. CU plaque. CU words beneath the plaque - "This room has been presented to the Victory (Ex-Servicemen's) Club in commemoration of the Eighth Army whose welfare funds have provided this endowment". LS looking towards platform with Monty speaking. MS & CU Monty speaking. Cut in shots people in audience. MS Monty speaking. CU people clapping. CU Monty and two other men looking at plaque. MS people in audience. CU man chatting, pan to Monty, pan to another man. CU Monty, pan to another man.

    Date on dope sheet is 22/10/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2521.30
    Media URN:
    68037
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:07:00 / 01:50:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 2190 G

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