Entry

Cheng-hua: Year 18, Month 9, Day 6

17 Oct 1482

Next Entry >>
<< Previous Entry

Mu Cheng, guard commander drawing salary from the Embroidered-Uniform Guard, and assistant regional commander of the right, died. Cheng ( zi Ze-shan) was the son of the Vice Commissioner-in-Chief [Mu] Zan.... The Emperor subsequently ordered that he be appointed as a guard commander of the Embroidered-Uniform Guard, and take on the title of assistant regional commander of the right and the post of grand defender of Jin-chi and other areas. At this time he died at the age of 26....

Xian-zong: juan 232.2b

Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 48, page 3960

Next Entry >>
<< Previous Entry

Preferred form of citation for this entry:

Geoff Wade, translator, Southeast Asia in the Ming Shi-lu: an open access resource, Singapore: Asia Research Institute and the Singapore E-Press, National University of Singapore, http://epress.nus.edu.sg/msl/reign/cheng-hua/year-18-month-9-day-6, accessed July 05, 2020