The funeral of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount of Alamein (1887 - 1976) at the Church of the Holy Cross in Binsted, Hampshire, 1st April 1976. Members of the 2nd Battalion Coldstream Guards carry the coffin through the churchyard to its final resting place under a 50-year-old yew tree. (Photo by David Ashdown/Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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  • Title: Monty's Funeral
  • Creator: David Ashdown
  • Date Created: 1976-04-01
  • Date Published: 2006-11-29
  • Provenance: Hulton Archive
  • Subject Keywords: Death, Horizontal, Waist Up, Flag, Black And White, Cap, Funeral, Serious, Carrying, Armed Forces, UK, England, Army, Army Soldier, British Culture, Hampshire, Medal, Military, British Flag, Politics, Coffin, Four People, Males, Men, Only Men, Military Uniform, Keystone, Human Interest, Obituary, 1970-1979