Reception at City Hall for Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery
Monday, November 28, 1949
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Unidentified introduction for Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.
Cowan describes the scene.
Discusses America's help to Western Europe in aiding both economic and military strength. The western nations don't realize the impact the US had on the war effort. Military aid program is absolutely vital. Montgomery believes that this will lead to peace.
Mayor O'Dwyer closes the reception.
Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection
WNYC archives id: 69078
Municipal archives id: LT305