• Short Summary

    The son of Field-Marshal Montgomery receives the belt of honour as best cadet from his father at passing-out parade.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Monty presents belt to his son at Bovington

    ENGLAND: Dorset: Bovington Camp:
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    Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery (Chief of the Imperial Staff) inspects officer cadets of the Royal Armoured Corps at passing-out parade
    David Montgomery presented with belt of honour by his father Field Marshal Montgomery
    Montgomery father and son shake hands and salute
    Field Marshal Montgomery addresses parade SOT
    - You would imagine it might be embarrassing to present belt to my own son / In fact there was no embarrassment it was for me a matter of great pride

    Various of Montgomery chatting with his son David

    Field Marshall Bernard Law Montgomery; Personalities - Armed Forces; Military - Ceremonial; David Montgomery
    Background: The son of Field-Marshal Montgomery receives the belt of honour as best cadet from his father at passing-out parade.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADO0EV1VA1QO212XCLX6GXBHGK
    Media URN:
    VLVADO0EV1VA1QO212XCLX6GXBHGK
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/12/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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