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Chang Yao-ming (1905-1972)

Chang Yao-ming (Zhang Yaoming) commanded 38 Army during the latter part of the Pacific War. Postwar he was responsible for putting down a pro-Communist demonstration in Nanking in 1949. He subsequently lost Nanking to Communist forces led by Chen Yi and Liu Po-cheng.

Service record

1905     

Born
1937
Major general     
Commander, 25 Division
1939
Lieutenant general     
Commander, 52 Army
1944

Commander, 38 Army
1949

Commander, Nanking Garrison
1972

Dies

References

Generals.dk (accessed 2010-12-24)

Hsu and Chang (1971)\

Jacques (2006; accessed 2011-12-5)

Mao (1969; accessed 2011-12-5)


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