Field Marshal the Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, K. G., C. B., D. S. O.

his life told mainly for the younger reader.
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LC ClassificationsDA69.3.M56 P4
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Pagination132 p.
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Open LibraryOL6121038M
LC Control Number52032364
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Opening the Second Battle of El Alamein in late October, Montgomery shattered Rommel's lines and sent him reeling east. Knighted and promoted to general for the victory, he maintained pressure on Axis forces and turned them out of successive defensive positions, including the Mareth Line in March The Second World War Montgomery's chance to command a modern battle army came in when he was sent to Eygpt to replace Auchinleck as commander of the Eighth Army.

He was photographed shortly after his arrival by air in Cairo.

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Despatch submitted by Field Marshal the Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, K.G., G.C.B., D.S.O. to the Secretary of State for War, describing the part played by 21st Army Group, and the armies under his command, from D Day to VE Day.

Following World War II, Montgomery was made a knight of the Garter and was created 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein in He commanded the British Army of the Rhine and served as chief of the Imperial General Staff from to El Alamein to the River Sangro, Normandy to the Baltic [Montgomery of Alamein] by Montgomery of Alamein, Field-Marshal The Viscount, K.G., G.C.B., D.S.O.

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8th Army: El Alamein to the River Sangro, 21st Army Group: Normandy to the Baltic, Occupied Germany, Manuals, Books and Pamphlets By Montgomery, Period "Official" Photographs, Field Marshal Montgomery Ephemera. At his retirement in September,Field Marshal Viscount Montgomery of Alamein had completed 50 years of active duty.

Sinceno British Army officer is. Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (17 November –24 March ), often referred to as "Monty", was a British Army officer.

He successfully commanded Allied forces at the Battle of El Alamein, a major turning point in World War II, and troops under his command were largely responsible for the expulsion of Axis forces from North Views: K. After the war, Montgomery was created a knight of the Garter and Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.

He commanded the British Army of the Rhine and served as chief of the Imperial General Staff from. When U.S. forces became predominant in the war, Eisenhower took over control of American troops in addition to serving as Supreme Commander.

Montgomery, who was bitter over the action, was then named Field Marshal by Churchill. InMontgomery became 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein. Montgomery of Alamein, Field-Marshal The Viscount, K.G., G.C.B., D.S.O. Published by Barrie & Jenkins/The Arcadia Press, London ().

Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein was born on 17 November 1 He was the son of Rt. Rev. Henry Hutchinson Montgomery and Maud Farrar.

1,4 He married Elizabeth Adah Noel Hobart, daughter of Robert Thompson Hobart and Janetta Stanley, on 27 July 1 He died on 24 March at age 1. Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.

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The crossing of the Rhine, which took place during Marchwas his last major achievement before the end of the war. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker.

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THE MEMOIRS OF FIELD-MARSHAL THE VISCOUNT Item Preview remove-circle THE MEMOIRS OF FIELD-MARSHAL THE VISCOUNT by ALAMEIN. Publication date Publisher THE WORLD PUBLISHING COMPANY Collection. Get this from a library. The memoirs of Field Marshal Montgomery of Alamein.

[Bernard Law Montgomery Montgomery of Alamein, Viscount] -- First published inMontgomery's memoirs cover the full span of his career first as a regimental officer in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and then as a Staff Officer.

He remains one of the. A wounded hero of World War I, Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery led British forces during World War II and was made 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein in Sittings.

Aug 29 Field Marshal Viscount Montgomery. of Alamein, G.C.B., D.S.O. May 30 In a personal letter to the Field Marshall regarding to his assumptions made in a memoranda, President Eisenhower presents an opposing view that the successful integration of West Germany into Western Europe would increase pressure within East Germany for reunification.

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with personal hand written dedication "Dear Burford I send you this book with my best wishes. It tells the story of our journey together from the beaches of Normandy to the German surrender on Luneberg Heath.

The book is illustrated with a colour frontispiece and includes a foreword by the author which includes a copy of a letter from General Eisenhower dated 8th June Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (17 November March ), often referred to as "Monty", was a British Army officer.

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Colour dustjacket illustrated with war symbols entitledThe Personal Account of the Conquest of Germany. From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (pronounced /məntˈɡʌmərɪ əv ˈæləmeɪn/; 17 November – 24 March ) was a British Army officer.

Usually called "Monty", he. - Field Marshal Montgomery inspects a horse which had been the favourite of his old adversary Field Marshal Erwin Rommel in Holland.

Also in the photograph is Prince Bernhardt of Holland, who had just decorated Montgomery with the Royal Order of the Lion of the Netherlands. Normandy to the Baltic by Field-Marshal The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.

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Piece of clear tape on spine. One page is creased and has a piece of clear tape on is in good condition. This is the second, and best, of Nigel Hamilton's biographical trilogy on the life of British Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery.

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[Nigel Hamilton] -- Nigel Hamilton's award-winning Monty trilogy was hailed in both Britain and the United States as an extraordinary achievement, "magisterial in its shape and scope, brilliantly woven, and a joy to.Enjoyable book. This was an interesting insight into the mind of Britain's hero.

the fun part, of course,was to contrast the British view with the American view of WWII, especially as pushed forward in the movie Patton. The best part of the book was Montgomery's advice for success in life - hard work, absolute integrity, and moral s: