First Sino-Japanese War
Saturday Aug 4, 1894
Chinese Forces Retreated To The Northern City of Pyongyang
Pyongyang, Korea (Now North Korea)
By 4 August, the remaining Chinese forces in Korea retreated to the northern city of Pyongyang, where they were met by troops sent from China. The 13,000–15,000 defenders made defensive repairs to the city, hoping to check the Japanese advance.