The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General  Ma Liwu

Ma Liwu


* 1905

† 4th of February 1963


(Ma Li-wu)


1928-05-27 Lieutenant-Colonel (Post rank)
1930-05-XX Colonel (Post rank)
1934-03-27 Major-General (Post rank)
1935-05-02 Colonel
1937-08-02 Major-General
1938-12-XX Lieutenant-General (Post rank)


1928-05-27 1930-02-XX Aide to the Adjutant-General, Army Headquarters
1930-02-XX 1930-05-XX Attached to 2nd Regiment, 1st Brigade, Preparatory Section, Training Corps, Huangpu (Whampoa) Military Academy
1930-05-XX 1930-11-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Regiment, 1st Brigade, 2nd Division
1930-11-XX 1932-06-12 Commanding Officer 19th regiment, 10th Brigade, 4th Division
1932-06-12 1933-04-XX Unemployed
1933-04-XX 1933-08-XX Commanding Officer 62nd Regiment, 31st Brigade, 11th Division
1933-08-XX 1934-03-27 Commanding Officer 63th Regiment, 11th Division
1934-03-27 1937-12-10 Commanding Officer 10th Brigade, 4th Division
1937-12-10 1938-02-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 4th Division
1938-02-XX 1938-06-XX Commanding Officer 166th Division
1938-06-XX 1938-12-XX Senior Staff Officer, 31st Army Group
1938-12-XX 1939-08-07 Commanding Officer 193rd Division
1939-08-07 1943-02-18 Deputy Commanding Officer 13th Army
1943-02-18 1944-07-XX Commanding Officer 29th Army
1944-07-XX 1944-12-XX Senior Staff Officer, 31st Army Group
1944-12-XX 1945-06-XX Attending the 2nd Generals' Class, Army College
1945-06-XX 1946-04-XX Senior Staff Officer, 3rd Field Army
1946-04-XX 1946-07-XX Commanding Officer 26th Army
1946-07-XX 1947-01-20 Commanding Officer 26th Division
1947-01-20 Captured by the People's Liberation Army
1947-01-20 1963-02-04 Imprisoned
1963-02-04 Died in prison
Picture source: Courtesy of Tom Chan