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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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x104461

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 26 October 1936
NPG x104461

x104462

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 26 October 1936
NPG x104462

x156516

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 31 July 1939
NPG x156516

x1436

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Walter Stoneman
copy negative, November 1941 (March 1941)
NPG x1436

x4152

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Walter Stoneman
copy negative, November 1941 (March 1941)
NPG x4152

x72675

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 17 July 1944
NPG x72675

x2418

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x2418

x99683

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 16 August 1950
NPG x99683

x99684

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate glass negative, 16 August 1950
NPG x99684

x99685

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Elliott & Fry
quarter-plate glass negative, 16 August 1950
NPG x99685

x180928

Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

by Hay Wrightson Ltd
bromide print
NPG x180928