Sir Bernard Law Montgomery


Sir Bernard Law Montgomery
noun
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)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑general, ↑full general

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  • Bernard Law Montgomery — noun 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) • Syn: ↑Montgomery, ↑Sir Bernard Law Montgomery, ↑1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Montgomery,Sir Bernard Law — Montgomery, Sir Bernard Law. First Viscount Montgomery of Alamein. 1887 1976. British army officer who during World War II commanded the British victories over German forces in North Africa (1942) and the Allied advance through Normandy (1944). * …   Universalium

  • Montgomery, Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount — ▪ British military commander byname  Monty   born November 17, 1887, London, England died March 24, 1976, near Alton, Hampshire  British field marshal and one of the outstanding Allied commanders in World War II.       Montgomery, the son of an… …   Universalium

  • Montgomery, sir Bernard Law — ► (1887 1976) Militar británico. Prestó servicio en el ejército de ocupación del Rin, en Irlanda y Palestina. En la Segunda Guerra Mundial, y al mando del VIII ejército británico, derrotó a Rommel en El Alamein (1942), victoria decisiva para el… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bernard Montgomery — Surnom Monty Naissance 17 novembre 1887 Londres, Royaume Uni Décès …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Montgomery — noun 1. 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) • Syn: ↑Bernard Law Montgomery, ↑Sir Bernard Law Montgomery, ↑1st Viscount Montgomery of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • MONTGOMERY, Henry Hutchinson (1847-1932) — anglican bishop of Tasmania belonged to an Irish family which came from Scotland early in the seventeenth century, and which traced its descent from Roger de Montgomery, Earl of Shrewsbury, cousin of William the Conqueror. At Hastings he was in… …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

  • Montgomery — Montgomery, sir Bernard Law ► C. del SE de E.U.A., cap. del estado de Alabama, junto al río Alabama; 187 110 h. * * * (as used in expressions) Clift, (Edward) Montgomery Montgomery (del Alamein), Bernard Law Montgomery, 1 vizconde Montgomery,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bernard — Bernard, Claude * * * (as used in expressions) Albinus, Bernard Siegfried Baruch, Bernard (Mannes) Berenson, Bernard Bernard, Claude Henriette Rosine Bernard Bosanquet, Bernard Bernard Schwartz De Voto, Bernard (Augustine) Foucault, Jean (Bernard …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein — Field Marshal The Right Honourable The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein KG GCB DSO PC …   Wikipedia


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