TENS OF THOUSANDS OF SEOUL CITIZENS CELEBRATED KOREA'S 15TH ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE AND 18TH ANNIVERSARY OF LIBERATION FROM THE JAPANESE, WHO HAD RULED FOR 36 YEARS.
The acting presidents and chairman of the supreme council coming in to the ceremony stand.
Whole view of the students and citizens attended and lined in the ground.
the long shot of the ceremony stand.
Another shot of the students and the stage.
Korean flag flying in the sky and students lined
Students with flags and girls lined.
Gen Park making speeches of Independence and about the coming turn over the power to civilian government.
Students listening to the speech.
Premier of the military regime making speech.
Gen. Park giving the medals to the persons who contributed to the Korean independence.
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Background: TENS OF THOUSANDS OF SEOUL CITIZENS CELEBRATED KOREA'S 15TH ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE AND 18TH ANNIVERSARY OF LIBERATION FROM THE JAPANESE, WHO HAD RULED FOR 36 YEARS.THE CELEBRATIONS WERE ATTENDED BY SUPREME COUNCIL CHAIRMAN GENERAL CHUNG HEE PARK, PREMIER KIM HYUN CHUL AND FOREIGN DIPLOMATS.MEDALS WERE AWARDED TO MORE THAN 300 PEOPLE WHO HAD CONTRIBUTED TOWARDS THE GAINING OF INDEPENDENCE.