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This is a list of marshals and full generals of
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and the People's Armed Police.


Marshals

Ten PLA officers were awarded the rank of Marshal ('' yuan shuai'') in 1955. The rank was never awarded again. *
Zhu De
Zhu De
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Peng Dehuai Peng Dehuai (; October 24, 1898November 29, 1974) was a prominent Chinese Communist military leader, who served as China's Defense Minister from 1954 to 1959. Peng was born into a poor peasant family, and received several years of primary edu ...
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Lin Biao Lin Biao (December 5, 1907 – September 13, 1971) was a Marshal of the People's Republic of China who was pivotal in the Communist victory in the Chinese Civil War The Chinese Civil War was a civil war in China fought between the ...

Lin Biao
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Liu Bocheng Liu Bocheng (; December 4, 1892 – October 7, 1986) was a Chinese Communist military commander and Marshal of the People's Liberation Army The People's Liberation Army (PLA) is the regular army, regular armed forces of the China, ...

Liu Bocheng
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He Long
He Long
* Chen Yi *
Luo Ronghuan
Luo Ronghuan
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Xu Xiangqian
Xu Xiangqian
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Nie Rongzhen
Nie Rongzhen
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Ye Jianying
Ye Jianying


Army Generals

Ten PLA officers were awarded the rank of Army General ('' da jiang'') in 1955. The rank was never awarded again. * Su Yu *
Xu Haidong
Xu Haidong
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Huang Kecheng
Huang Kecheng
* Chen Geng * Tan Zheng * Xiao Jinguang * Zhang Yunyi * Luo Ruiqing * Wang Shusheng * Xu Guangda


Senior generals (shang Jiang, 1955)

* Zhang Chi (general), Zhang Chi * Song Renqiong * Zhao Erlu * Xiao Ke * Wang Zhen (general), Wang Zhen * Zhou Chunquan * Xu Shiyou * Liu Yalou * Deng Hua * Chen Zaidao * Yang Dezhi * Peng Shaohui * Wang Hongkun * Li Kenong * Chen Bojun * Li Da (general), Li Da * Yang Chengwu * Li Tao (PRC), Li Tao * Xiao Hua (PRC), Xiao Hua * Gan Siqi * Lai Chuanzhu * Chen Qihan * Song Shilun * Su Zhenhua * Chen Xilian * Chen Shiju * Wang Xinting * Xie Fuzhi * Ye Fei * Huang Yongsheng * Zhu Liangcai * Yang Yong (general), Yang Yong * Zhang Aiping * Fu Qiutao * Han Xianchu * Tang Liang * Hong Xuezhi * Li Zhimin * Zhou Huan * Li Tianyou * Liu Zhen (PRC), Liu Zhen * Yang Zhicheng (PRC), Yang Zhicheng * Wang Ping (general), Wang Ping * Zhong Qiguang * Guo Tianmin * Wei Guoqing * He Bingyan * Lu Zhengcao * Ulanhu * Fu Zhong * Zhou Shidi * Tao Zhiyue * Dong Qiwu * Chen Mingren * Yan Hongyan * Wang Jian'an (1956) * Li Jukui (1958)


Generals (14 September 1988)

Since 1988, the People's Liberation Army rank of shang jiang (上将: literally, "senior general") is translated as General. * Hong Xuezhi (2nd time) * Liu Huaqing * Qin Jiwei * Chi Haotian * Yang Baibing * Zhao Nanqi * Xu Xin (general), Xu Xin * Guo Linxiang * You Taizhong * Wang Chenghan * Zhang Zhen (general), Zhang Zhen * Li Desheng * Liu Zhenhua * Xiang Shouzhi * Wan Haifeng * Li Yaowen * Wang Hai


Generals (7 June 1993)

* Zhang Wannian * Yu Yongbo * Fu Quanyou * Zhu Dunfa * Zhang Lianzhong * Cao Shuangming


Generals (8 June 1994)

* Xu Huizi * Li Jing (general), Li Jing * Yang Dezhong * Wang Ruilin * Zhou Keyu * Ding Henggao * Dai Xuejiang * Lin Boang * Gu Shanqing * Liu Jingsong * Cao Fansheng * Zhang Taiheng * Song Qingwei * Gu Hui (general), Gu Hui * Li Xilin * Shi Yuxiao


Generals (23 January 1996)

* Zhou Ziyu * Yu Zhenwu * Ding Wenchang * Sui Yongju


Generals (27 March 1998)

* Cao Gangchuan * Yang Guoliang * Zhang Gong * Xing Shizhong * Wang Maorun * Fang Zuqi * Tao Bojun * Zhang Zhijian * Yang Guoping


Generals (29 September 1999)

* Guo Boxiong * Xu Caihou


Generals (21 June 2000)

* Huai Fulin * Wu Quanxu * Qian Shugen * Xiong Guangkai * Tang Tianbiao * Yuan Shoufang * Zhang Shutian * Zhou Kunren * Li Jinai * Shi Yunsheng * Yang Huaiqing * Liu Shunyao * Wang Zuxun * Du Tiehuan * Liao Xilong * Xu Yongqing


Generals (2 June 2002)

* Qiao Qingchen * Wen Zongren * Qian Guoliang * Jiang Futang * Chen Bingde * Liang Guanglie * Liu Shutian


Generals (20 June 2004)

* Ge Zhenfeng * Zhang Li (general), Zhang Li * You Xigui * Zhang Wentai * Hu Yanlin * Zheng Shenxia * Zhao Keming * Zhu Qi * Liu Dongdong * Lei Mingqiu * Liu Zhenwu * Yang Deqing * Wu Shuangzhan * Sui Mingtai


Generals (25 September 2004)

* Zhang Dingfa * Jing Zhiyuan


Generals (24 June 2006)

* Liu Yongzhi * Sun Zhongtong * Chi Wanchun * Deng Changyou * Peng Xiaofeng * Pei Huailiang * Fu Tinggui * Yu Linxiang * Zhu Wenquan * Wang Jianmin (full general), Wang Jianmin


Generals (6 July 2007)

* Xu Qiliang * Sun Dafa * Wu Shengli


Generals (2 November 2007)

* Chang Wanquan


Generals (15 July 2008)

* Liu Zhenqi * Huang Xianzhong * Fan Changlong


Generals (20 July 2009)

* Ma Xiaotian * Liu Yuan (politician), Liu Yuan * Zhang Haiyang


Generals (19 July 2010)

* Zhang Qinsheng * Tong Shiping * Liu Chengjun (general), Liu Chengjun * Wang Xibin * Fang Fenghui * Wang Guosheng (general), Wang Guosheng * Zhao Keshi * Chen Guoling * Zhang Yang (general), Zhang Yang * Li Shiming (general), Li Shiming


Generals (23 July 2011)

* Sun Jianguo * Hou Shusen * Jia Ting'an * Liu Xiaojiang * Zhang Youxia


Generals (30 July 2012)

* Du Jincai * Liu Yazhou * Du Hengyan * Tian Xiusi * Wang Jianping * Xu Yaoyuan


Generals (23 November 2012)

* Wei Fenghe


Promoted in 2013

On 31 July 2013, 6 officers were promoted to general: * Wu Changde * Wang Hongyao * Sun Sijing * Liu Fulian * Cai Yingting * Xu Fenlin


Promoted in 2014

On 11 July 2014, 4 officers were promoted to general: * Qi Jianguo * Wang Jiaocheng * Chu Yimin * Wei Liang


Promoted in 2015

On 31 July 2015, 10 officers were promoted to general: * Wang Guanzhong * Yin Fanglong * Miao Hua * Zhang Shibo * Song Puxuan * Liu Yuejun * Zhao Zongqi * Zheng Weiping * Li Zuocheng * Wang Ning (general), Wang Ning


Promoted in 2016

On 29 July 2016, 2 officers were promoted to general: * Zhu Fuxi * Yi Xiaoguang


Promoted in 2017

On 28 July 2017, 5 officers were promoted to general: * Han Weiguo * Liu Lei * Yu Zhongfu * Wang Jiasheng * Gao Jin On 2 November 2017, one officer was promoted to general: * Zhang Shengmin


Promoted in 2019

On 31 July 2019, 10 officers were promoted to general: * Li Shangfu * Yuan Yubai * Wu Shezhou * Fan Xiaojun * Zhu Shengling * Shen Jinlong * Qin Shengxiang * Ding Laihang * Zheng He (general), Zheng He * An Zhaoqing On 12 December 2019, 7 officers were promoted to general: * He Weidong * He Ping (general), He Ping * Wang Jianwu * Li Qiaoming * Zhou Yaning * Li Fengbiao * Yang Xuejun


Promoted in 2020

On 29 July 2020, one officer was promoted to general: * Xu Zhongbo On 18 December 2020, 4 officers were promoted to general: * Guo Puxiao * Zhang Xudong * Li Wei (general), Li Wei * Wang Chunning


References

{{People's Liberation Army People's Liberation Army officers, * People's Liberation Army personnel, * Lists of Chinese military personnel, PLA Lists of military commanders, People's Republic of China