60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice

President Obama and other senior government and South Korean officials spoke at an event marking the 60th anniversary of the signing of the… read more

President Obama and other senior government and South Korean officials spoke at an event marking the 60th anniversary of the signing of the armistice ending the Korean War July 27, 1953. Combat ended with the signing of the armistice, however communist North Korea never signed a formal peace treaty. At this event, President Obama declared victory in what had often been called the “forgotten war.” The ceremony, called “Heroes Remembered,” included the laying of wreaths at the Korean War Memorial, prayers, a video montage, and music by the U.S. Army Chorus and “The President’s Own” Marine Band. close

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  • Brainerd, Michael E. Command Chaplain U.S. Army->Military District of Washington
  • Clark, David J. Executive Director Department of Defense 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Commemoration Committee
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60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice

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Program ID:
313959-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 27, 2013
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jul 27, 2013 | 9:42am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 27, 2013 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 27, 2013 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 28, 2013 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 28, 2013 | 5:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 29, 2013 | 6:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 07, 2013 | 8:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 08, 2013 | 12:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 08, 2013 | 5:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2013 | 3:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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