Action at Tsamdang Gorge

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Action at Tsamdang Gorge
Part of Tibet Expedition
Date: 9 April 1904
Location: Tsamdang Gorge, Shigatse Prefecture, Tibet
Presidency:
Co-ordinates: 28.684315°N 89.65695°E
Result: British victory
Combatants
British Indian Army Tibetan Army
Commanders
Brig-Gen James Macdonald CB
Strength
Casualties

Summary

The Tibetans had built a wall across a narrow defile on the route to Gyantse. General Macdonald dislodged them, inflicting heavy loss.

External Links

Fight at Tsangdam Gorge www.archive.org