"the road leading to Gandamak"
The Battle of Gandamak
Public DomainThe Battle of Gandamak - Credit: Mercenary2k

Gandamak is a village in Afghanistan.  It is located on the old road to Kabul and is around 35 miles from Jalalabad.  The Battle of Gandamak, part of the First Anglo-Afghan War, took place here on 13th January, 1842.

The picture to the left shows a painting of the battle by the artist William Barnes Wollen.