"Monty" Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (1887-1976)

"Monty" Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (1887-1976)

Portrait of Field Marshal Sir Bernard Montgomery on his appointment as Colonel Commandant of the Parachute Regiment, 1944.

Portrait of Field Marshal Sir Bernard Montgomery on his appointment as Colonel Commandant of the Parachute Regiment, 1944.

Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery donated his famous beret to The Tank Museum in 1945.  - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/field-marshal-bernard-montgomery-donated-his-famous-beret-to-the-tank-museum-in-1945.html

Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery donated his famous beret to The Tank Museum in 1945. - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/field-marshal-bernard-montgomery-donated-his-famous-beret-to-the-tank-museum-in-1945.html

Rarely seen photos record World War II in brilliant, immersive color

Rarely seen photos record World War II in brilliant, immersive color

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Bernard Montgomery, the hero of El Alamein and North Africa, where he succeeded Auchinleck, was one of the most inspirational military comma...

Bernard Montgomery, the hero of El Alamein and North Africa, where he succeeded Auchinleck, was one of the most inspirational military comma...

Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (17 November 1887 – 24 March 1976), nicknamed "Monty" and the "Spartan General" was a British Army officer. He saw action in the First World War, when he was seriously wounded, and during the Second World War he commanded the 8th Army from August 1942 in the Western Desert until the final Allied victory in Tunisia.

Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (17 November 1887 – 24 March 1976), nicknamed "Monty" and the "Spartan General" was a British Army officer. He saw action in the First World War, when he was seriously wounded, and during the Second World War he commanded the 8th Army from August 1942 in the Western Desert until the final Allied victory in Tunisia.

Hans-Georg von Friedeburg, commander-in-chief of the German Kriegsmarine, and the British Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, sign the German armed forces kapitulation in Holland, northwest Germany, Frisian Islands, Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, and Denmark. Dated 4 May 1945.

Hans-Georg von Friedeburg, commander-in-chief of the German Kriegsmarine, and the British Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, sign the German armed forces kapitulation in Holland, northwest Germany, Frisian Islands, Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein, and Denmark. Dated 4 May 1945.

A rare wartime portrait of Montgomery of Alamein sporting paratrooper's camouflage tunic and substantial scarf; posing next to a M-38 Messenger, 1943.

A rare wartime portrait of Montgomery of Alamein sporting paratrooper's camouflage tunic and substantial scarf; posing next to a M-38 Messenger, 1943.

Operation Market Garden: the 5 bridges. World War II. Gen. Bernard Montgomery's plan would be one of the BIGGEST FIASCO's of the war.

Operation Market Garden: the 5 bridges. World War II. Gen. Bernard Montgomery's plan would be one of the BIGGEST FIASCO's of the war.

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