[Photograph 2012.201.B0225.0530]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "United States and South Korean intelligence officials refused Thursday to discuss how a runaway North Korean fighter pilot was able to land south of the armistice line without being shot down. Two communist MIG-17's chased the fleeing 2nd Lt. Chung Nak-Hyun up to the demarcation line at the 38th parallel in an apparent attempt to force him back, the South Korean air force said."

Creator(s): Associated Press
Location(s): South Korea - Sŏul-t'ŭkpyŏlsi Special City - Seoul
Creation Date: August 4, 1960
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
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Creator (Photographer):
Associated Press

AP Wirephoto

Date(s):
  • Creation: August 4, 1960
Coverage:
Place
South Korea - Sŏul-t'ŭkpyŏlsi Special City - Seoul
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
August 4, 1960
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "United States and South Korean intelligence officials refused Thursday to discuss how a runaway North Korean fighter pilot was able to land south of the armistice line without being shot down. Two communist MIG-17's chased the fleeing 2nd Lt. Chung Nak-Hyun up to the demarcation line at the 38th parallel in an apparent attempt to force him back, the South Korean air force said."

Note:

PublishDate: T-08-04-60

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Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

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Keyword(s): Chung, Nak -Hyun Lt. | North Korean Air Force Cadet | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, August 4, 1960
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0225.0530
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc197152
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image