Lot 223
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1e Halfjaarlijkse Boeken- & Prentenveiling 2017
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[WORLD WAR II] – MONTGOMERY OF ALAMEIN, B.L. (1887-1976). ...

¶ UNIQUE military staff map (dep. i.a. the course of a railway in the northern part of Egypt) used during the Second Battle of El Alamein (23 October – 11 November 1942), a turning point in the Western Desert Campaign in the Second World War. SIGNED (in blue ink) by Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery (1887-1976, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein) who was the commander of the British Eighth Army during this battle. With a large photogr. portrait of Montgomery (meas. ca. 25 x 19 cm.) mounted in lower left corner. – Folded & creased. Outer blank margins sl. dam.

€ 300,00
€ 500,00

Startbod: € 240

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