Death of Montgomery

Wednesday, 24 March, 1976
The Field Marshal visiting the 1st Battalion The Royal Ulster Rifles at Bulford, 1966.

Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC, DL died,aged 88, on 24 March 1976 at Isington Mill, his home in Isington, Hampshire. After a funeral at St George's Chapel, Windsor, 'Monty' was buried in the Holy Cross churchyard, at Binsted, Hampshire.