Chinese Skirmishers

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Battle Of Dong Dang - The Battle of Dong Dang, 23 February 1885 - Capture of Dong Dang By 111th Battalion
... by the French artillery bombardment, and the position was now held only by small groups of Chinese skirmishers ... The 111th had to advance across a kilometre of open ground, under fire from both the Chinese on the summit of the limestone massif and from a group of Chinese skirmishers in ... The speed and fury of this improvised attack took the Chinese skirmishers completely by surprise ...
Battle Of Dong Dang - The Battle of Dong Dang, 23 February 1885
... To guard against a possible Chinese surprise attack, chef de bataillon Tonnot led the way with an unusually strong advance guard—Diguet’s Legion battalion, de Saxcé’s battery, the Tonkinese ... the village of Tham Lon and discovered some unoccupied Chinese forts above the nearby hamlet of Ban Vinh ... to give covering fire if necessary, but the Chinese fell back and occupied a rise at a right angle to the road ...