• Short Summary

    Montgomery meets the great and good of Washington on his visit to the States.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    United States of America (USA).

    Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery (aka Monty) arrives in Washington DC. General Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) greets Monty as he alights from his plane. They shake hands. Monty then shakes hands with General Omar Bradley. Monty and President Harry Truman come down steps of White House into garden. Truman welcomes Monty. C/U of Monty, he says he has enjoyed himself very much.

    Possibly connected with 46/75 - MD. Sound is very poor - Neg Sound - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1487.19
    Media URN:
    70644
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:29:00 / 01:18:08:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 090

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