Battle of Toksun
|Battle of Toksun|
|Part of Kumul Rebellion|
|Republic of China National Revolutionary Army||Uighur peasant Army|
|Commanders and leaders|
|Ma Shih-ming||Khoja Niyas Hajji|
|36th Division (National Revolutionary Army) unknown amount of Chinese Muslim cavalry and footsoldiers||Uighur peasant Army|
|Casualties and losses|
The Battle of Toksun occurred in July 1933 when Khoja Niyas Hajji, a Uighur leader, defected with his forces to Gov. Sheng Shicai. He marched across Dawan Ch'eng and occupied Toksun, where the Chinese Muslim forces of Gen. Ma Shih-ming achieved victory over Niyas Hajji's forces.
- Andrew D. W. Forbes (1986). Warlords and Muslims in Chinese Central Asia: a political history of Republican Sinkiang 1911-1949. Cambridge, England: CUP Archive. p. 111. ISBN 0-521-25514-7. Retrieved 2010-06-28.
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