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Xuan-de: Year 2, Month 1, Day 6

2 Feb 1427

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Rewards were conferred upon the government troops proceeding from Bei-jing on expedition to Jiao-zhi. The rewards were as follows: commissioners-in-chief 2,000 guan of paper money; military commissioners 1,000 guan; guard commanders 900 guan; battalion commanders and guard judges 800 guan; company commanders and battalion judges 700 guan; platoon commanders and so on 600 guan. Also 80 suits of clothing made from ramie-silk and silk gauzes were given to the An-yuan Marquis and Regional Commander Liu Sheng. These were all pre-departure rewards.

Xuan-zong: juan 24.2a

Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 17, page 629

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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/xuan-de/year-2-month-1-day-6, accessed November 17, 2019