Yong-le: Year 15, Month 10, Day 1
9 Nov 1417
On this day, the Feng-cheng Marquis Li Bin, regional commander of Jiao-zhi, despatched the Commissioner Zhu Guang to lead troops in suppressing and capturing the bandit leader Yang Jin-jiang. Guang attacked and took Bei-hua (Alt: Bei-jin) and other stockades, capturing Jin-jiang and others. All were beheaded as a warning. The remaining bandits dispersed, defeated.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 13, page 2035