The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General  Yang Hongguang

Yang Hongguang


* 1892

† 1950


(Yang Hung-kuang)


1939-06-17 Major-General
1948-09-22 Lieutenant-General


1928-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 7th Division, 38th Army
Senior Staff Officer, Yunnan Provincial Government
Chief of Military Supplies Bureau, Yunnan Provincial Government
1930-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Chief of Military Recruiting & Training Committee, Yunnan Provincial Government
1935-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 3rd Brigade, Yunnan Army
1936-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Commanding Officer 23rd Independent Brigade, Yunnan-Guizhou Pacification Headquarters
1937-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd Brigade, 60th Army
1938-XX-XX 1939-XX-XX Commanding Officer 541st Brigade, 183rd Division, 60th Army
1939-02-XX 1940-05-XX Commanding Officer 183rd Division, 60th Army
1940-05-XX 1941-01-XX Acting Commanding Officer 3rd New Army
1941-01-XX 1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer 3rd New Army
1945-XX-XX Deputy Commander in Chief 1st Army Group
1945-XX-XX Commanding Officer Jiujiang Forward Command Post, 9th War Area
1948-06-XX 1948-10-15 Deputy Commander in Chief 6th Army Corps
1948-10-15 Captured by the People's Liberation Army
1948-XX-XX Released
1949-XX-XX Deputy Commanding Officer Yunnan Province Army Area
1949-XX-XX Senior Staff Officer, Yunnan Province Security Headquarters
1949-12-09 Revolts against the Nationalist Government
1950-06-XX Died of illness