Leamington Spa. Montgomery visit

Field Marshall Montgomery with
Field Marshall Montgomery with "Freedom Casket", containing scroll of freedom of the borough, presented to him by Mayor of Leamington (Cllr. G. Purcell) at a dinner in the Manor Court Hotel. The casket is a replica of his own tank from the Battle of El Alamein. Looking on, Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Frank Whittle, inventor of the jet engine, Leamington Spa. 5th June 1948
IMAGE LOCATION: (Warwickshire County Record Office) PEOPLE IN PHOTO: Whittle, Frank, Purcell, Cllr G, Montgomery, Field Marshall
Reference: PH(N), 600/833/1, img: 4904