Actions from Gundamak to Tezeen

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Actions from Gundamak to Tezeen
Part of 1st Afghan War 1839-42
Date: 9-11 September 1842
Location: Jegdalek, Afghanistan
Presidency: Bengal
Co-ordinates: 34.427737°N 69.760313°E
Result: British victory
British & Indians Ghilzai tribesmen
Maj Gen John McCaskill A number of Ghilzie chiefs

This was an event during the 1st Afghan War
For context see main article The Army of Retribution March to Kabul


Leaving Gundamak on 8 September, the 2nd Brigade of Pollock's army fought a series of engagements with the Ghilzie tribes between Soorkhab and Jugdulluk on 9, 10 and 11 September.

Field Force

2nd Division under Maj Gen John McCaskill

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