October 29, 2020, 09:40 (CST 08:40). G1113 Danfu Expressway, 26 miles northwest of Dandong, China.
After maintaining a speed of 25 miles per hour for 30 minutes and heading north along the expressway, the 26th Tank Battalion received a call from the Brigade Headquarters.
"Battalion Commander, sir! It's a call from the Brigade Headquarters." Signaler Corporal Lee Sang-jin turned his head towards the Battalion Commander to report.
Commander Kang Hyuk-jin, while looking at the front monitor of the K-22A1 command armored vehicle, wore his K-101 headset straight and answered, "Salute! 26th Tank Battalion's Battalion Commander Kang Hyuk-jin reporting."