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    Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery in France.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery visits France.

    CU a ceremonial flag flying. Various shots the aeroplane landing. MS Montgomery walking across the airfield with French officers, Alfred Duff Cooper, British Ambassador brings up the rear. LS as Montgomery inspects a guard of honour. MS Montgomery seen from window of his car as it drives through Paris. MS as he alights from car at the Arc de Triomphe. MS as he lays a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. CU wreath. MS cheering onlookers. MS Montgomery saluting MS wreath.

    MS as Montgomery walks off, MS people applauding. CU plaque on wreath. MS Montgomery signing book. MS's Montgomery walking and waving to crowds. Various shots as he inspects Moroccan troops. MS stood with Coste Floret and Vincent Auriol outside Elysee Palace. MS inspecting troops. MS stood on balcony with General. MS troops saluting with Montgomery. MS inspecting troops.

    Various shots of an assault course. Various shots as men perform unarmed combat. Various shots assault course and training. MS Montgomery walking along. MS Montgomery watching exercises. MS chatting. LS exercises.

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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:
    01:47:44:00 / 01:56:26:00
    UN 1797 A

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