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  • Short Summary

    Field Marshal Montgomery holds conference of commanders at Camberley.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Field Marshal Sir Bernard Montgomery, Chief of the Imperial General Staff, holds a conference of his Commanders in Chief at the Royal Military Academy, Camberley, Surrey - 1946.

    General view of conference room with scale model of landscape on ground. Monty stands on model with Vice Admiral Patrick Brind and Air Chief Marshal Sir John Slessor. Pan shot of other Generals seated around model. Shots of model. C/U of General Sir Miles Dempsey studying model.

    Officers stand about in the grounds during break in conference.

    Shots of the complete group of officers sitting in tiers, posing for cameras. Monty directs Generals to their places. Part of the group in the front row including Monty, Field Marshal Sir Claude Auchinleck, Slessor and Dempsey. Monty, wearing battle dress, talks with various officers. Dempsey talks with others.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2321.18
    Media URN:
    74721
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:39:00 / 01:44:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 1520 C

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