The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of General  Chen Zaidao

Chen Zaidao


* 24th of January 1909

† 6th of April 1993



1932-XX-XX 1933-XX-XX Commanding Officer 31st Regiment, 11th Red Division
1933-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Commanding Officer 11th Red Division
1935-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 4th Red Army
1935-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Commanding Officer 4th Red Army
1937-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 386th Brigade, 129th Division, 8th Route Army (18th Army Group)
1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer Eastern Advance Column
1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer Southern Hebei Military Area
1943-XX-XX Studies at Communist Central Party School
1945-XX-XX Commanding General Hebei Column, Shanxi-Hebei-Shandong-Henan Field Army
1945-XX-XX 1948-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Column, Shanxi-Hebei-Shandong-Henan Field Army
1948-XX-XX 1949-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Column, Central Plain Field Army
1949-XX-XX 1955-XX-XX Commanding Officer Henan Military Area
1950-XX-XX 1955-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Central Southern Military Region
1955-XX-XX 1967-XX-XX Commanding Officer Wuhan Military Region
1956-XX-XX 1967-XX-XX Deputy Minister, Inspection Department, People's Liberation Army
1967-XX-XX Released of command during the Cultural Revolution
1971-XX-XX 1975-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Fuzhou Military Region
1975-XX-XX 1977-XX-XX Advisor, Central Military Commission
1977-XX-XX 1983-XX-XX Commanding Officer Railroad Corps
Picture source: Courtesy of Tom Chan