The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General  Wang Yaowu

Wang Yaowu


* 1904

† 3rd of July 1968


(Wang Yao-wu)


1930-09-XX Colonel (Post Rank)
1932-XX-XX Major-General (Post Rank)
1936-09-05 Major-General
1945-02-20 Lieutenant-General


1930-XX-XX 1932-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Regiment, 32nd Independent Brigade
1932-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer 1st Reserve Brigade
1936-06-XX 1936-08-XX Commanding Officer 11th New Division
1936-08-XX 1939-06-XX Commanding Officer 51st Division, 74th Army
1939-06-XX 1943-08-XX Commanding Officer 74th Army
1943-08-XX 1944-01-XX Deputy Commander in Chief 5th Army Group
1944-01-XX 1945-03-XX Commander in Chief 24th Army Group
1945-03-XX 1946-01-XX Commander in Chief 4th Front Army
1946-01-XX 1948-09-29 Commanding Officer 2nd Pacification Area
1946-11-XX 1948-09-29 Chairman of Shandong Provincial Government
1946-11-XX 1948-09-29 Commanding Officer Shandong Province Security Headquarters
1949-09-29 Captured by the People's Liberation Army
1949-09-29 1959-12-04 Imprisoned
1959-12-04 Released
Picture source: Courtesy of Yu Zixu