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At noon, the 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry, at last secured the former positions of the 2nd Battalion, 24th Infantry, and took over the same foxholes that unit had abandoned two nights before. Its crew-served weapons were still in place. During 2 September, the Air Force flew 135 sorties in the 25th Division sector, reportedly destroying many enemy soldiers, several tanks and artillery pieces, and three villages containing ammunition dumps. [24-62]


[24-Caption] COMMAND POST of the 27th Infantry under a bridge east of Haman.

Haman, South Korea