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...in this capital:London
88.9%
Partook in the invasion of this Italian island:Sicily
82.3%
Nickname:Monty
80.1%
Turned back the Axis forces in Africa near this northwestern Egyptian town:El Alamein
73.2%
Was part of this famous retreat (May 27th - June 4th, 1940):Dunkirk Evacuation
73.2%
Became known for wearing this headgear:Black beret
71.5%
Served as Deputy Supreme Commander Europe (1951-1958) in this organisation:North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
68.8%
Highest military rank attained:Field Marshal
68.2%
Unsuccessful operation in september '44 that was meant to get the Allies across the Rhine, going through the Netherlands:Operation Market Garden
60.5%
Year of birth...:1887
53.3%
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Middle name:Law
49.2%
Year of death:1976
43.1%
In 1908, graduated from this College:Royal Military College, Sandhurst
39.7%
Was created this noble rank in 1946:1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
31.5%
Accepted the surrender of German forces in north-west Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands on this date:May 4th, 1945
22.9%
Commanded this Army Group, which consisted of all Allied ground forces taking part in Operation Overlord21st Army Group
17.1%
Grew up on this island:Tasmania
12.2%
Got this award from the US Government following his role in the fighting in Africa:Legion of Merit
8.5%
Wife:Elizabeth Carver
7.7%
Had a school named in his honour in this Canadian city:Hamilton, Ontario
7.4%
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