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Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke (1883-1963), Field Marshal

Sitter in 31 portraits
Field-Marshal; Commander-in-Chief Home Forces (1940); Chief of the Imperial General Staff (1941); Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee (1941-5). Churchill's principal military adviser from 1941, Alanbrooke was an adroit liaison between British and American military and political leaders, responsible for a large part of the strategic planning of the Normandy invasions of 1944.

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x156517

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 31 July 1939
NPG x156517

x156518

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 31 July 1939
NPG x156518

x163459

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, March 1941
NPG x163459

x76876

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, October 1942
NPG x76876

x194247

Winston Churchill with the British delegation at the Casablanca Conference

by Unknown photographer
vintage print, January 1943
NPG x194247

x72676

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 17 July 1944
NPG x72676

x194065

Winston Churchill with Chiefs of Staff

by Planet News
bromide print, 7 May 1945
NPG x194065

x2417

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x2417

x2552

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x2552

x86131

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Elliott & Fry
vintage print, 16 August 1950
NPG x86131

x104459

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 26 October 1936
NPG x104459

x104460

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 26 October 1936
NPG x104460