• Short Summary

    Korean war ends as United Nations and Communist signatures are put to armistice document.

  • Description

    Panmunjomand Munsan, Korea.

    LV. Peace convoy arriving at Panmunjom barrier. CU. Guard checking details. SV. Officers saluting in front of jeep. LV. Convoy drives through barrier. GV. & SV. Peace pagoda. SV. Korean guard on duty at front entrance. LV. Interior of peace hut, showing tables with documents ready for ceremony. LV. General Harrison's helicopter touching down. CU. General William Harrison, leader of the United Nations delegation, stepping out of helicopter. SV. General Harrison escorted through, past guards. SV. Guards of different UN countries. SV. British and other guards of UN countries. SV. Pan, Chinese General Nam Il, walks to building, escorted. GV. Peace Pagoda. SV. Interior, General Nam Il walks in and takes place at table, pan to General Harrison walking in. He sits at his table. CU. Documents of truce. SV. General Harrison signing agreement. LV. Red guests watching. SCU. General Nam Il signs. BV. UN guests watching. AS. Cameramen. SV. Mass of press and cameras at Munsan base camp. Interior, LV. General Mark Clark, United Nations commander in Korea, signing armistice document watched by officials. SV. General Clark signing. SV. Cameramen and press. LV. General Clark signing.

    (F.G.) (Orig. "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    110.03
    Media URN:
    28681
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:23:00 / 01:16:01:00
    Canister:
    53/58

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