Song conquest of Southern Han

The Conquest of Southern Han by Song (Chinese: 宋灭南汉之战) occurred in 971, when the forces of the Song Dynasty captured the Southern Han capital of Guangzhou in present-day Guangdong Province.[1]

Song conquest of Southern Han
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Present-day Guangdong province
Result Surrender of Southern Han, annexation of Southern Han by the Song Dynasty
Song Dynasty Southern Han
Commanders and leaders
Pan Mei


  1. ^ Lorge, Peter (Dec 31, 2015). The Reunification of China: Peace through War under the Song Dynasty. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9781316432273.