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  • Short Summary

    Montgomery arriving and being greeted in Oslo by General Hansteen and Sir M R Wright.

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    Fornebu Airfield, Oslo, Norway.

    CU. Dakota aircraft taxiing. MS. Montgomery Commander in Chief of Western Union Land Forces getting out of 'plane and being greeted by General Hansteen (who was in command of the Norwegian Forces in GB during the war). MS. Montgomery shaking hands with Admiral Brind and another officer. SCU. Montgomery shaking hands with officers. MS. Group walking from 'plane - Montgomery is greeted by another officer. MS. Montgomery talking with group of officers ( 4 shots) MS. Montgomery is greeted by the British Ambassador to Norway Sir M.R. Wright. MS. Montgomery and the British Ambassador walking towards camera.

    (Mute. Dupe Neg.)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:49:00 / 01:50:44:00
    UN 2372 G

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  1. charlesstuart says

    The officer i the background with a moustache from sec 45 - 48 is my father, Ian Forbes Stuart. I believe he was Captain at the time and this was shortly after my birth when he was based at Stavern Camp before he was posted to Oslo. I would really like a clearer still if that was possible
    Charles Forbes Stuart.

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