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Hu Po-han (1899-1973)

Hu Po-han (Hu Bohan) commanded Kuomintang New 8 Army during Ichi-go. He was also credited with devising the "red ball" air alert signal system.

Service record

1899      

Born in Hopei
1922

Graduates from Paoting Military Academy
1938
Major general     
Commander, 196 Division
1939

Deputy commander, Chungking Antiaircraft Defense
1941

Chief of staff, Chungking Garrison Command
1942

Deputy commander, 39 Army Group
1944

Commander, New 8 Army
1973

Dies

References

Generals.dk (accessed 2011-3-4)

Hsu and Chang (1971)

Tong (1947)



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