The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General  Ai Ziqian

Ai Ziqian


* 14th of April 1902

† 5th of January 1983


(Ai Tzu-chien)


1933-04-XX Lieutenant-Colonel (Post rank)
1936-05-XX Colonel (Post Rank)
1938-03-XX Major-General (Post rank)
1940-06-19 Colonel


1935-01-XX 1936-05-XX Commanding Officer 405th Regiment, 203rd Brigade, 69th Division, 69th Army
1936-05-XX 1937-11-XX Chief of Staff, 203rd Brigade, 69th Division, 69th Army
1937-11-XX 1938-03-XX Chief of Staff, 2nd Column, Shanxi Youth Corps
1939-06-XX 1941-01-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Independent Brigade, 2nd War Area
1940-03-XX 1941-01-XX Special Commissioner 6th Administration Area, Shanxi
1941-01-XX 1942-02-XX Deputy Commanding Officer 19th Army
1941-10-XX 1942-02-XX Member of the Security Committee, Shanxi Provincial Government
1942-02-XX 1943-09-XX Chief of Staff, 6th Army Group
1943-09-XX 1946-03-XX Chief of Military Affairs Section, Shanxi Security Command
1946-03-XX 1947-10-XX Commanding Officer 72nd Division, 43rd Army
1947-10-XX 1948-07-XX Chief of Military Administration Section, Taiyuan Pacification Headquarters
1948-07-21 Captured by the People's Liberation Army
1949-03-XX Released
1963-04-XX 1965-07-XX Arrested
1965-07-XX Sentenced to life imprisonment
1965-07-XX 1975-12-XX Imprisoned
1975-12-XX Released