• Short Summary

    Thousands of Israelis flocked to Ammunition Hill in Jerusalem yesterday to honour their dead countrymen who fell in the Six Day War with the Arab states.

  • Description

    1.
    GV TILT DOWN wreaths around memorial
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    2.
    GV crowd
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    3.
    MV mother lighting flame (2 shots)
    0.14

    4.
    MV Golda Meir looks on
    0.17

    5.
    SCU Motta Gur PAN TO other military officials 2 shots
    0.29

    6.
    GV crowd
    0.34

    7.
    SCU old woman crying
    0.37

    8.
    CU flame
    0.41

    9.
    M TILT DOWN Motta Gur planting tree
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    10.
    MV parent planting tree
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    11.
    CU crying woman
    0.53

    12.
    MV Motta Gur looking on
    0.54

    13.
    MV onlookers as man plants tree
    0.57

    14.
    CU & SV Golda Meir planting tree
    1.02

    15.
    SV young boy planting tree
    1.08

    16.
    GTV crowds at wailing wall
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    17.
    SV & CU people praying at wall 4 shots
    1.23



    Initials AB/BOB/BJ



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Thousands of Israelis flocked to Ammunition Hill in Jerusalem yesterday to honour their dead countrymen who fell in the Six Day War with the Arab states. The war happened three years ago.

    There were scenes of widespread sadness with old women breaking down into tears as trees were planted in memory of the dead Israelis. The Israeli Prime Minister,Gold Meir, was among those who planted trees. Another was planted by Brigadier Motta Gur of the Israeli army.

    Later there were prayers at the Wailing Wall.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACWD70VJCVA9G2438144OPBA6I
    Media URN:
    VLVACWD70VJCVA9G2438144OPBA6I
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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