• Short Summary

    General Bernard Montgomery gives an amusing speech to factory workers on a visit.

  • Description

    Item title reads - 'Monty' and the workers.

    Somewhere in Britain.

    Various shots of factory workers pushing to see Monty. C/U of General Bernard Montgomery chatting to them. Interior shots of the canteen, the workers applaud as he stands up to make speech. He talks about their essential part in the waging of war. Shots of the workers in the audience listening and clapping. He tells them about co-operation on the home front, and says if we get down to it this year we can get the war almost finished and then next year we can just topple it over.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1354.20
    Media URN:
    44588
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:30:00 / 01:53:05:00
    Canister:
    44/28

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