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tAS!7,IF1CATION, 25 01 A Approved For Re#oast i206O?O6fOfiAa 1A;R P82-00457ROO9 0 INF IO REPORT r SUBJEC Defection of Chinese Communist Troops, Kwangtung. 25X1A o:-s , , 1.3 T~l TIE-1c 1)1 NO, OF PAGES 2 NO. OF ENCLS., (LISTED BELOW) ::;t 25~~- ?~ yR1X SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. ,3a 1Q On 6 September the 1, 2, and 5 Regiments of the Kwangtung-Kwangsi Column were sent to the Wukueiehan ( , ji ) area to mop up LIAI Kuan?s troops who had defected and were hiding. The rebels were driven to Toumen (i fJ Chungshaans 20 were taken prisoner and about 30 killed or wounded. On 19 September L A,4G Kuan had 300 troops in the Huangyangshan( 1 aLt ) and liotoushaan (J Ji ) areas and had joined up with guerrillas. 2. On 18 and 19 September Nationdist coastal patrol escorts shelled Ch'iao (113-38, 22-24) Island and prevented the garrison from joining the seige of Wukueishan. The warsl ips also prevented elements of the 4 Field Army on Bocca Tigris and V aip' ing from crossing the Pearl River and joining the seige,, 3o On 26 September elements of the Kwangtung-Kwaangsi Column in the Wukueishan area were rounding; up all persons of military age. 4, LIANG Kuan is reported to have contacted Taiwan for help. Big deputies at Wukueishaan are KM Li ( .4 , ) and KAaN Ming (`d of ) LLUG has also been reported in Aacao where he was attempting to contact guerrilla leaders to join forces against the Go_=nani.sts. Twenty of his men were In the Chinese hospital in Macao. 5~ In early October elements of the Kwangtung-Kwafgsi Colurn and an artillery unit of the 44 Army succeeded in dislodging 250 troops, who fled from Wukueishan to tl:e S District of Chungshan. Docum tat t"0. __Y -- --------------- - No a.?a c. L; _ 1 AUG 1978 ATE ; r1Avv`~-_~ eastraa 1- tMSTRiBUTION CINC 'F.I1 COMNI F , FrAF C"? LT#r P# " area _. CONP~FL # CIi3CPACF' COMASAV III i ALUSN T " --- ~- CLASSIFICATION GONF11,&ZIA~./CONTROL - U.S. OFFICIAi.S ONLY 00 ), Approved For Release 2000/06/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457R009500270010-1 Approved For Release 2000/06/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457R009500270010-1 25X1A Gtt B .IDENNTIAWGOt ?ROL-U.S ~ OFFICIALS ONLY CENTRAL INTE1LIGLUCE AGENCY 6,. In mid-6eptember 15 troops of the 5 i egiment, Kwangtun,g- wangsi Coi n, defected from the Communists in Chungshan, and they were all in the WWukueishan area in aarly October. 7m On 24 September the 3 Company, 7 Independent Columnn, Central Kwangtung Column, defected and fled to Lienshan ( )rind Fautzuao (/; ~! ) In Yangchtang Hsien (11i-53, 2152) Sa on 30 September WU Tang-hung 4~),, commander of a public security regiment in Chungshan, and his entire regiment defected. They are now in the Wukueisban area and have joined forces 6ith LIAi'G Kuan. 9. Ou 4 October 100 of LIANG "s troops raided a rice storage at P' of ouhsiang k;_? ) , Chungahan. The 2. 4j, and 5 Regiments of the I~rangtu-- Kwangsi Column attempted to intercept them. 25X1A Comment. A Chinese Communist press report of 7.7 October states that LIA:IG,Kuan, a former Communist guerrilla leader who had revolted against the Communist regime a little more than a month before in Chungshan, bad unexpectedly surrendered to the Communists again. Communist troops sent to suppress the revolt cut off LI!'NGAs contact with outside aid and he was forced to accept the Communist terms for a political settlement. 25X1A lA Commento The defection of LIANG Kuan on 16 August and seauent Communist action ai.nst him have been reported in 25X1A 25X1A 25X1 A 2. Gpm end n In paragraph 7, the same source reported . E~ LIANG"s deputies as KA.N Liming 1 j, tAA ) and KAN Cherng?sung( a . j ) An independent source states that L ANNG and KAN Cheng-ming arrived in Macao on 10 October w CONF1DE1i3TIA4/CO TH0L -? U.S. OFFICIALS ONLY Approved For Release 2000/06/08 : CIA-RDP82-00457R009500270010-1