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Later, two bazooka teams from A Company, 2nd Engineer Combat Battalion, knocked out three T34 tanks just west of Yŏngsan. American ground and air action destroyed other enemy tanks during the day southwest of the town. By evening the North Koreans had been driven into the hills westward. In the evening, the 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry and A Company, 2nd Engineer Combat Battalion, occupied the first chain of low hills half a mile beyond Yŏngsan, the engineers west and the 2nd Battalion northwest of the town. For the time being at least, the North Korean drive toward Miryang had been halted. [24-14]