Churchill, Eisenhower and Monty, London, October 1951.
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'The moving finger points - for emphasis. "Monty" speaks, Churchill and Eisenhower listen intently...All three were at Alamein night at the Empress Hall, London. Of Mr Churchill, Field-Marshal Lord Montgomery said in his speech: "The greatest Englishman of his time." Of General Eisenhower: "The greatest American of his time."' Three leading figures of World War Two, (left to right): Winston Churchill (1874-1965) British Prime Minister during the war; Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969) American general and 34th President of the United States; Bernard Montgomery (1887-1976), British field marshal who defeated the Germans at El Alamein.