Saturday, March 28, 2009

Montgomery Arrives in France

June 4, 1940: FRANCE - Robert Montgomery (left), film star, and Stuart Benson, who are serving together in the American Field Service, shown somewhere in France today, looking at a map. Photo sent by radio from Paris to New York today. Photo passed by the French sensor.



3 comments:

Tracy said...

What a cool photo and info. I enjoy seeing stars in uniform.

Carrie said...

I wonder what happened to Stuart?!

Tracy said...

I wonder if was the Major in the Amer. Field Svc Ambulance/Sculptor I have been reading about. I googled him, quite the interesting story. I thought it particularly funny that he said he felt that most would become drinkers in the desert. A martini on a camel!