The fall of the star: Liu Zhenhua, the 97 year old major general and former political commissar of the Beijing military region, passed away.


The fall of the star: Liu Zhenhua, the 97 year old major general and former political commissar of the Beijing military region, passed away.

Original title: falling star: Liu Zhenhua, 97 years old founding general, and political commissar of the former Beijing military region, died.

The surging news reporter learned from the relatives and friends of general Liu Zhenhua that the young general and the former Beijing military region political commissar Liu Zhenhua died in Beijing on the morning of July 11, 2018, at the age of 97.

According to the general's biography, Liu Zhenhua was born in July 1921 in Tai'an, Shandong. At the end of 1937, the Japanese invaders occupied Ji'nan and Tai'an because of the non resistance policy of Han Fuju, chairman of the Shandong provincial government.

On January 1938, under the leadership of the Shandong Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China, the local people launched the Anti Japanese armed uprising of Mount Lai, and established the fourth detachment of the Eight Route Army of the people's Anti Japanese guerrilla units of the Shandong province. In March of that year, Liu Peiyi and 5 other young people took part in the Eight Route Army under the leadership of Li Zhengyu, an underground member of the Communist Party of China.

In order to express the determination of the Japanese aggressors, the rescue of China and the rejuvenation of China, Liu Peiyi himself changed his name to Liu Zhenhua, and the other 4 were rejuvenation, Zhenzhong, Zhenmin and Zhenguo. The story of 5 young men who changed their names was passed on in the army.

After Liu Zhenhua joined the army, he was introduced by the instructor Liu Chun to the Communist Party of China in June 1938. At the party's swearing in ceremony, Liu Zhenhua paid the first party fee to his silver dollar for the party's education and training. After joining the party, he strictly demanded himself and was promoted to political instructor.

In August 1940, Liu Zhenhua was the Secretary of the 2 battalion branch of the 4 team of Shandong province column. During the attack on the Laiwu stockade, Liu Zhenhua led the "steel eighties" commando to open the way for the whole camp and eliminated more than 100 ghost and all puppet troops with the brotherly troops. Due to many excellent command of the battle, Liu Zhenhua was awarded the "political cadre of war".

In a counter mopping, Liao Rongbiao, the Deputy brigade of the brigade of Shandong, visited a regiment of command, the big Army stood out, stayed in the village and insisted on the command of the Liao Rongbiao leg, blood DC. At this time the enemy's circle is getting smaller and smaller. At this critical juncture, Liu Zhenhua, who was a battalion instructor, commanded the 2 battalion to fight against the enemy, and commanded Mr. Hu, the deputy commander, to carry Liao Rongbiao out of the village, and fought for 5 kilometers, and finally got rid of the enemy's pursuit.

Liao Rongbiao was awarded the rank of lieutenant general in 1955 and served as deputy commander of the Nanjing military region. He once said deeply, "I had a serious injury during the anti war war against Liu Zhenhua and Hu Nianyun, and I went to Marx to report it!"

During the war of liberation, Liu Zhenhua took part in the battle of Liao Shen and Ping Jin. And in the battle to liberate Hainan Island, commanding the advance troops and landing first.

In January 15, 1949, Liu Zhenhua's division was changed into the 118 division of four fields and 40 army. In 1950, the four wild 15 Corps was ordered to emancipate Hainan Island. Han Xianchu, commander of the 40th army, decided to strengthen the regiment and dive by Liu Zhenhua, director of the Political Department of the 118 division. In March 26th, when the setting sun was sinking, Liu Zhenhua led the regiment fleet into the Qiongzhou Strait from Leizhou's Lantern corner port and entered Hainan Island. In May 1st, the whole island of Hainan was liberated.

After the war of resistance against aggression and aid Korea, Liu Zhenhua's 118 division went to Korea as the first batch of volunteers. As the main force of the 40 army, the 118 division took part in the 1 to 5 campaigns in the Korean battlefield, each time playing the vanguard. Liu Zhenhua had beaten the "38" line for 3 times, and surrounded and annihilated Li Cheng Evening army's eighth division in Heng Cheng.

In February 1971, Liu Zhenhua was appointed ambassador to China in Albania.

In order to support Albania's economic and national defense construction, China has increased its assistance to Afghanistan since the 60s of last century. Liu Zhenhua effectively promoted the completion of aid projects, thus greatly improving the production capacity of AR.

At the beginning of 1972, the Ministry of foreign affairs instructed Liu Zhenhua to act as a plenipotentiary and negotiate with the representatives of Greece to establish diplomatic relations between the two countries. In June 1976, Liu Zhenhua returned from his post and was appointed Vice Minister of the Ministry of foreign affairs and deputy leader of the party's core leadership group in July, and divided the political and logistic work of the Ministry of foreign affairs.

In March 1979, Liu Zhenhua returned to the army and served as deputy political commissar of the Shenyang military region. He was promoted to the political commissar of the Shenyang military region in October 1982. In 1987, Liu Zhenhua was transferred to the political commissar of the Beijing military region. In April 1990, Liu Zhenhua resigned from the post of commissar of the Beijing military region. In March 1993, he was elected deputy director of the overseas Chinese Affairs Committee of the National People's Congress as deputy to the National People's Congress. In September 1988, Liu Zhenhua was awarded the rank of general by the Central Military Commission and left for rest in July 1998.

After his retirement, Liu Zhenhua wrote his memoirs "liberating Hainan Island" and adapted it into a series of TV series.

After the death of Liu Zhenhua, only 16 major founding fathers are currently alive. Since this year, 5 members of the founding of the country have fallen.

Among them, Liu Zhonghua, the principal of the 101 year old Navy senior junior college, died in January 16, 2018, and the 106 year old Vice General of the deputy political commissar of the Guangzhou Military Region Logistics Department passed away in March 19, 2018. General Li Yaowen, the 100 year old Navy former political commissar, died in April 10, 2018, and the chief deputy chief of staff of the PLA and the chief of the office of the Military Commission of the Military Commission, Hu Wei, 6 in 2018. The death of 20 and the death of general Liu Zhenhua.

The surging news reporter found that in the 16 young general general of the country, there were 6 in 1955, 4 in 1961, and 6 in 1964.

Among them, 6 generals in 1955 were Zou Yan (1915), Zhan Danan (1915), former deputy commander of the military region of Nanjing (1915), Xiong Zhaoren (1912), former deputy commander of the Fuzhou military region, Fang Huai (1917), the former commander of the air force of the Wuhan military region, and Yang Yongsong (1918). ), Li Guang, director of Engineering Corps, former Nanjing military region (1914).

The major generals who were awarded the title in 1961 were Yang Silu, Zhang Lixiong, Sun Ganqing and Jiang Zhong.

The major generals who were awarded the title in 1964 were Wang Fu Zhi, Chen Shaokun, Wen Chu, Yang Side, Zhang Zhongru and Tu Tong Jin.

Among the 16 founding generals, the youngest is Wang Fu, the deputy commander of the former Urumqi military region who was born in 1923. He is also 95 years old.

Editor in responsibility: Zhang Shen


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