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
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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.