Bernard Law Montgomery


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Noun1.Bernard Law Montgomery - English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)
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The most controversial member of the team is British Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, commander of ground forces for Overlord.
The brainchild of General Bernard Law Montgomery, the operation involved landing three groups of paratroopers along the route to Arnhem in a bid to open the way into Germany in one fell swoop.
But Bernard Law Montgomery was not Henry V of William Shakespeare fame; Robert Elliot Urquhart was not the Earl of Westmorland; nor were the brave, doomed paras of Arnhem those few, those happy few, that band of brothers, who fought on the Bard's poetic fields of Agincourt.
The home where 40TW194 was found is just five miles from a rendezvous point designated by Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery at Reigate.
It is possible that the most interesting case study, and suitable candidate for the couch, is still that of Bernard Law Montgomery.
Chief among them, cast in the role of lead villain, was Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery.
Churchill appointed then Lieutenant General Sir Harold Alexander as Field Marshal the Earl Alexander of Tunis, and he fought as divisional commander during the withdrawal through Dunkirk in World War II, was sent to Burma in 1942 to hold the Japanese at Rangoon, and was appointed commander-in-chief for the Middle East where Bernard Law Montgomery and the Eighth Army were under his command.
His regimental brothers-in-arms included friends Bruce Bainsfather - the Great War cartoonist who lived at Bishopton, Warwickshire - and Bernard Law Montgomery, better-known later as Field Marshal Montgomery, hero of the Second World War.
The day future field marshal lost a stripe THE early leadership potential of Bernard Law Montgomery was spotted almost as soon as he began his initial training at Sandhurst in 1907.
The Bollman Hat Company manufactures eight different headwear brands, but is best known for its Kangol label, which was worn by General Bernard Law Montgomery in World War II; the Beatles in the 1960s and a number of today's celebrities, including Madonna, Eminem, Samuel L.