1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

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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  • Montgomery — Montgomery1 [munt gum′ər ē, muntgum′rē] Bernard Law [lô] 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein 1887 1976; Brit. field marshal in WWII Montgomery2 [munt gum′ər ē, muntgum′rē] capital of Ala., in the SC part, on the Alabama River: pop. 202,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Montgomery — /mont gum euh ree, gum ree/, n. 1. Bernard Law, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein ( Monty ), 1887 1976, British field marshal: World War II commander of British 8th Army in Africa and Europe. 2. Richard, 1736 75, American Revolutionary general.… …   Universalium

  • 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

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