In 1998, the president and political commissar of the National Defense University were both promoted to the rank of general.

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In 1998, the president and political commissar of the National Defense University were both promoted to the rank of general.”On the banks of the Yellow River, there are a group of excellent descendants of the Chinese nation…””, this is the familiar “Anti-japanese Military And Political University song”.”Liangjian” in Zhao Gang, is a graduate of the university.Most people probably know the strong cohesion of the song of the Anti-japanese Military and Political University, but may not know that it is the song of the National Defense University.In terms of the inheritance of military history, the anti-Japanese Military And Political University is one of the predecessor universities of national Defense University.National Defense University is the highest military institution directly under the Central Military Commission, which is the “cradle of generals” of our army.National Defense University aims at training senior command talents urgently needed for the modernization of our army, and its status is self-evident.The first military and political chief officer of the National Defense University was the founding lieutenant General Zhang Zhen and the founding major General Li Desheng.In September 1988, our army implemented a new rank system, Zhang Zhen, Li Desheng were both awarded the rank of general, national Defense University became our army at that time only military and political chief officers were awarded the rank of general large units.Similarly, in March 1998, the national Defense University became the only large unit in which all military and political leaders were awarded generals.So, who are these two admirals?Xing Shizhong was born in Licheng County, Shandong Province (now Licheng District, Jinan City) in September 1938.In August 1953, xing Shizhong, then 16 years old, was admitted to Nanjing Army Engineering School with excellent grades, and started his magnificent military career.In March 1956, Xing Shizhong graduated from Nanjing Engineering School and was assigned to the independent Engineer battalion of the 55th Army 219 Division as platoon leader.By May 1969, Xing Shizhong had been commander of an engineering battalion directly under the 55th Army.Since then, Xing Shizhong successively served as deputy director of the Training Office of the Military Command, commander of the 489 Regiment of the 163rd Division, and director of the Training Office of the Military Command.Xing Shizhong served as the head of the military command training office, participated in the development of the military command of the counterattack plan for self-defense.In February 1979, on the eve of the counterattack against Vietnam, Xing Shizhong became chief of staff of the 163rd Division of the 55th Army.The 163rd was the flagship division of the 55th Army and was the main offensive force on the eastern front.The 163rd Division lived up to its mission, killing 5,293 enemy soldiers, wounding 530 enemy soldiers and capturing 38 enemy soldiers, killing 5,861 enemy soldiers in total, accounting for 56.35% of the 55th Army’s total number of enemy fighters, and ranking first among the 29 army divisions that took part in the war.After the war, Xing Shizhong was reappointed as commander of the 163rd Division.In May 1983, Xing Shizhong officially took charge of the 55th Army and was the last commander in the military history of the army.In June 1985, on the eve of the withdrawal of the 55th Army, Xing Shizhong was appointed chief of staff of the Lanzhou Military Region and promoted to the rank of deputy grand army region.In September 1988, the PLA implemented a new rank system, and Xing Shizhong (then deputy commander of Lanzhou Military Area Command) was awarded the rank of major general.In July 1993, Xing shizhong was promoted to the rank of lieutenant general.In July 1995, General Zhu Dunfa retired and Xing Shizhong took over as president of the University.In March 1998, Xing shizhong was promoted to the rank of general.In January 2003, Xing Shizhong retired from active service after reaching the maximum number of years of service in the Zhengda military region and was replaced by Pei Huailiang (then deputy commander of The Jinan Military Region).Wang Maorun, political commissar of National Defense University, was born in Rongcheng, Shandong province in May 1936.In July of the following year, Japan blatantly launched a full-scale invasion of China, and Qilu, a strategically important land, immediately fell into the mire of war.On the occasion of the survival of the nation, both the north and the south, old and young, all have the duty of defending the soil of the Anti-Japanese War, Wang Maorun’s two sisters and eldest brother, have been engaged in revolutionary activities.▲ Wang Maorun until the Surrender of Japan, Wang Maorun is already the head of the children’s group.After the victory of the Anti-Japanese War, Wang Maorun witnessed the autumn wind sweeping the leaves of the People’s Liberation Army.In June 1951, Wang Maorun joined the army.At that time, Wang Maorun was determined to defend his country and wanted to go to the front.Considering wang Maorun’s young age, he was assigned to 镆铘 Island Police Station of Shidao Branch of Border Security Bureau of Shandong Public Security Department.By 1956, Wang Maorun had been a staff officer of the military Affairs Section of the 19th Garrison Division.In 1964, Wang Maorun transferred to the 67th Army military affairs staff, after successive military party secretary, deputy director of the secretariat of the political department, organization director.In 1973, Wang Maorun was promoted to the political Department of Jinan Military Region as deputy secretary general.In 1976, Wang Maorun returned to the old army, as the 67th Army political department director (later deputy political commissar).In September 1983, Wang Maorun was sent to the senior command class of the Military Academy for further study.In July 1985, Wang Maorun graduated from the military academy and was promoted to director of the Political Department of lanzhou Military Region, ranking among the deputy grand army region level.In September 1988, the PLA implemented a new rank system, and Wang Maorun was awarded the rank of major general.In April 1990, the leadership of Lanzhou Military Region was adjusted, and Wang Maorun was appointed deputy Political Commissar and secretary of the Discipline Inspection Commission of Lanzhou Military Region.In July 1993, Wang Maorun was promoted to the rank of lieutenant general.In December 1994, Wang Mao-Runping was transferred to the Academy of Military Sciences as deputy political Commissar and secretary of the Commission for Discipline Inspection.In July 1995, the leadership of the National Defense University was adjusted, and Wang Maorun succeeded General Li Wenqing as the political commissar of the National Defense University, becoming Xing Shizhong’s partner.In June 2001, Wang maorun stepped down from his leadership post and was replaced by Zhao Keming, then the deputy political commissar of the National Defense University.References: [1] What kind of University is National Defense University? (Zhongqing Online);[2] The Ranks of the Chief and deputy Leaders of major Units when the New Rank System was implemented in 1988 (Xu Ping, military history expert);[3] Xing Shizhong, General From Licheng (Licheng);[4] Wang Maorun – Special Topics on Contemporary Figures in Rongcheng city (Boya People Network).