• Short Summary

    Field Marshal Montgomery views American weaponry on visit to Fort Benning.

  • Description

    Fort Benning, Georgia, United States of America (USA).

    SV. Pan Field Marshal Lord Bernard Montgomery alighting from 'plane and being greeted by Army officers at Lawton Airfield, Fort Benning. (First 7 ft. for super) SV. Monty shaking hands with officer. & SCU, LV. US Army equipment on view for inspection. SV. Monty inspecting equipment with officers. SV. Pan Helicopters flying past with field guns along from fuselage. SV. Monty and Army chiefs watching. SV. Pan Plane flying over area and flying rockets pan down to explosion. SV. Pan another plane flying over battle area. CU. Explosion SV. Mass of army officers and men watching. SV. Two large explosions on ground. SV.,Pan plane flying low over area releasing rockets and explosion. SV. Monty and officers watching. LV. Plane flying over area and explosions. CU. Mass of smoke into camera. SCU. Monty talking to army chiefs. & SV.

    (Dupe) (Title Scene "A")

    Selected originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    70.01
    Media URN:
    28278
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:18:00 / 01:01:27:00
    Canister:
    53/26

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