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APC Firing from road at start of battle
More shots troops sheltering and APC's firing
Shots 106 mm recoilless rifle being fired from APC
Troops move through outskirts of town firing
Various shots troops moving up and firing weapons
Tracks moving up with troops
(next day) Mortar being fired from bridge head
Troops moving through flooded paddies
Wounded soldier being carried back by Khmers
Long shots APC's moving across bridge
Troops moving off side of road and into bush
Tracks following troops and waiting to advance
Moha Siang, a small town on Highway Four about 36 miles from Phnom-Penh, was briefly occupied by Communist troops three days ago. Khmers reentered the town yesterday, and by this morning they had consolidated positions on the eastern outskirts. The communist forces had pulled back under mortar and small arms covering fire.
The Khmer high command believes the communist forces may be trying to regroup on the eastern outskirts, and then outflank the occupying Khmer forces. Several small operations were put out on the flanks this morning to prevent the road being cut further back (as in earlier battles on Highway Four, when whole Khmer companies were likewise isolated and then w???iped out). At time of leaving, mere AIC's were being moved forward.
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