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Kuomintang 2 War Area

The 2nd War Area took in Shansi and southern Shensi. A guess is that the headquaters was in Sian.  As with most Chinese forces, the dispositions on 7 December 1941 can only be guessed at.

Kuomintang order of battle, 7 December 1941:

2 War Area (Yen Hsi-shan; at Chiyuan? (Jiyuan; 112.574E 35.090N) )
  4 Army Group (Sun Wei-ju; at Chiyuan (Jiyuan; 112.574E 35.090N))

  38 Army (Chao Shou-shan) 17 and New 35 Divisions


47 Army (Li Chia-yu) 104 Division


96 Army (Li Hsing-chung) 177 Division

6 Army Group (Yang Ai-yuan)


19 Army (Wang Ching-kuo) 68, 37 Provisional, and 42 Provisional Divisions


61 Army
69, 72, and 48 Provisional Divisions


1 Cavalry Army (Wen Huai-kuang)       1 Cavalry and 2 Cavalry Divisions

7 Army Group (Fu Tso-yi) Typical peasant warlord


22 Army (Kao Shuang-cheng) 86 Division


33 Army (Yu Chen-ho)
71, 38 Provisional, and 41 Provisional Divisions


34 Army (Chang Yi)
73, 44 Provisional, and 45 Provisional Divisions


40 Army (Pang Ping-hsun?; at Lingchuan (113.279E 35.785N)

References

Dorn (1974)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-1-31)

Sih (1977)

Wilson (1982)


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