Born in Sichuan Province on December 4, 1892, and passed away in Beijing on October 7, 1986.
He long was conferred the military rank of marshal in 1955.
Peng Dehuai (October 24, 1898 – November 29, 1974) was a prominent military leader of the Communist Party of China, and China's Defence Minister from 1954 to 1959.
Yang Jingyu was born in Queshan County, Henan Province in 1905. In April 1927, he took part in staging the Queshan Peasant Rebellion.
Xu Haidong was a senior general and outstanding strategist of the PLA. He fought hundreds of battles and made brilliant military exploits. Xu had rich combat experience and superb commanding skill, and was highly praised by Mao Zedong as a "man who has rendered outstanding service to the Chinese revolution" and "a banner of the working class".
Peng Xuefeng was born in Zhenping County, Henan Province in 1907. He was a military strategist and an outstanding commander of the Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army and the New Fourth Army.
Zhu De, born in Yilong County of Sichuan Province in 1886 and passed away in 1976, is a great Marxist, proletarian revolutionary, statesman and military strategist.
Zuo Quan was born in Liling County, Hunan Province in 1905. He was a famous military strategist and a senior commander of the Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army and the Eighth Route Army.
Su Yu is a senior general of the Chinese People's Liberation Army and an outstanding strategist.