Expedition of Abu Bakr As-Siddiq

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Expedition of Abu Bakr As-Siddiq
Date July 628 AD,3rd Month 7AH
Location Nejd
Result
  • Successful operation, many killed and captured[1]
Commanders and leaders
Abu Bakr
Strength
Unknown (large platoon)
Casualties and losses
Unknown

Expedition of Abu Bakr As-Siddiq[2] to Nejd took place in July 628 AD,3rd Month 7AH, of the Islamic Calendar[3]

Abu Bakr led a large platoon in Nejd on the order of Muhammad. Many were killed and taken as prisoner. The Sunni Hadith collection, Sunan Abu Dawud mentions the event, where Abu Bakr was the leader of the expedition:

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The life of Mahomet and history of Islam, Volume 4, By Sir William Muir, Pg 83 See bottom of page, notes section
  2. ^ "Atlas Al-sīrah Al-Nabawīyah". Retrieved 17 December 2014. 
  3. ^ "Atlas Al-sīrah Al-Nabawīyah". Retrieved 17 December 2014. 
  4. ^ The life of Mahomet and history of Islam, Volume 4, By Sir William Muir, Pg 83 See bottom of page, notes section