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Sun Chu (1886-1962)

Sun Chu was born in Shansi province and commanded provincial troops against the Japanese during their drive into Inner Mongolia in 1937. He commanded 8 Army Group throughout the Pacific War.

Service record

1886-11-28     

Born in Shansi
1924

Commander, 12 Regiment, 6 Brigade, Shansi Army
1926

Commander, 6 Brigade, Shansi Army
1926

Deputy inspector-general of training, Shansi Army
1927

Commander, 6 Division, 2 Army, 3 Army Group
1929

Commander, 33 Division, 3 Army Group
1930

Commander, 1 Route Army, 3 Front Army, Anti Chiang Kai-shek Allied Armies
1931

Deputy chair, Shansi-Suiyuan Area Military Reorganization Committee
1932

Chief rural sanitation officer, Shansi Province
1935-4-8
Lieutenant general      Commander, 101 Division
1935

Deputy commander, Northern Shansi Bandit Suppression Headquarters
1936

Commander, 33 Army
1937

Deputy commander, 6 Army Group
1938

Deputy commander, Northern Road, 2 War Area
1939-5

Head, 3 Administration Office, Shansi Province
1939-7

Commander, 8 Army Group
1946-1

Commander, 34 Army
1948

Deputy commander, Taiyuan Pacification Headquarters
1948

Commander, 15 Army Corps
1949-4-24

Captured by Chinese Communists
1961-12-25     

Released
1962-1-28

Dies

References

Dorn (1974)

Ammentorp (accessed 2010-12-23)

Hsu and Chang (1971)


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