THE CAMPAIGN IN NORTH AFRICA 1940-1943: PERSONALITIES
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- E 18980
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- object name: Official photograph
- object category: Black and white
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Lieutenant General B L Montgomery, General Officer Commanding Eighth Army, watches the beginning of the German retreat from El Alamein from the turret of his Grant Tank. He is wearing his famous tank beret.
Lieutenant General Bernard Montgomery, commanding the British Eighth Army in North Africa, in the turret of his Grant command tank at El Alamein, 5 November 1942.
Associated people and organisations
- North Africa, Second World War
- Western Desert 1940-1943, North Africa, Second World War
- El Alamein 1942, North Africa, Second World War
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