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us: Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, Viscount, 1887-1976


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    • us: Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, Viscount Montgomery of, 1887-1976
    • us: Montgomery, Bernard Law, Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, 1887-1976
    • us: Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount, 1887-1976
    • us: Monty, 1887-1976
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18871117
    • Death Date

        19760324
    • Birth Place

        Kennington London, England
    • Death Place

        Isington, England
    • Associated Locale

        Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        Alamayn, Egypt
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Army
        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Army. Army, Eighth
        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Army. British Army of the Rhine
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        Command of troops
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        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Soldiers
              (lcsh) Armed forces--Officers
          • Earlier Established Forms

              Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount, 1887-1976Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery,1st Viscount,1887-1976
          • Sources

            • found: Grimley, E. The big six, 1944.
            • found: Debrett's peer., bar... 72-73, p. 791 (Montgomery of Alamein, Viscount (Montgomery.) (Viscount U.K. 1946) Bernard Law Montgomery; b. 1887)
            • found: Horne, A. Monty, c1994: CIP t.p. (Monty) galley (Bernard Law Montgomery)
            • found: Wikipedia, viewed 14 March 2013 (Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG GCB DSO PC; 17 November 1887 - 24 March 1976. Born in Kennington, London. Died at his home Isington Mill, Isington near Alton, HampshireDuring the Second World War he commanded the Eighth Army; in command of all Allied ground forces during Operation Overlord from the initial landings until after the Battle of Normandy; later Commander-in-Chief of the British Army of the Rhine, then Chief of the Imperial General Staff [head of the British Army])
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            • 1980-03-07: new
            • 2013-08-15: revised
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