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  • Short Summary

    Monty returns from Germany, collects son David and holidays with Major Reynolds and wife.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Germany and unknown location in UK.

    Monty returns from Germany, collects son David and holidays with Major Reynolds and wife.

    Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery (Monty) leaving his H.Q. at Bad Oyenhausen, Germany in car drawn by soldiers. British servicemen and servicewomen follow the car and wave.

    Various shots of Monty with son, David Montgomery, carrying luggage from Monty's car. Amongst the luggage is Herby the canary, "veteran of many campaigns". Having picked David up from Amesbury School, Wiltshire, Monty is spending a short holiday with old friends, Major and Mrs Reynolds. Various shots of Monty in the garden with the Reynolds and their two small dogs.

    Possibly connected with 46/36 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1536.55
    Media URN:
    60162
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:45:00 / 01:58:39:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 084 B

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