19500904 0900 24sn

The next morning, 4 September, instead of continuing the attack toward the 24th Infantry command post, DeChow [3d Battalion, [27th] 28th [29th]  Infantry], on changed orders, attacked straight ahead into the Komam-ni area where enemy troops were fighting in the artillery positions. This attack got under way at 0900 in the face of severe enemy small arms fire.