• Short Summary

    General Montgomery visits ship of Home Fleet at northern base.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Monty visits the Home Fleet".

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of General Montgomery (aka Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery) coming aboard ship of the Home Fleet at northern base. He is greeted by the Captain, they walk across the deck. Various shots of Monty giving speech at the microphones. According to narrator Monty pays his respects to the Senior Service, he gets three cheers in return. Sailors take of hats to wave and cheer Monty.

    Note: no natural sound - we do not hear Monty's speech.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1358.07
    Media URN:
    44681
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:16:00 / 01:16:05:00
    Canister:
    44/40

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