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The Yijiangshan Islands (simplified Chinese: 一江山岛traditional Chinese: 一江山島pinyin: Yījiāngshān Dǎo) are two small islands eight miles from the Tachen group, located between Shanghai and Keelung in the Taiwan Strait.

On January 20, 1955 it was captured by the People's Liberation Army (PLA) from Republic of China (ROC) Nationalist forces in the Battle of Yijiangshan even as the U.S. Seventh Fleet was patrolling nearby.


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