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Yang Chengwu (simplified Chinese: 杨成武; traditional Chinese: 楊成武; pinyin: Yáng Chéngwǔ; October 27, 1914 - February 14, 2004), alias Yang Nengjun (Chinese: 杨能俊; pinyin: Yáng Néngjùn) was a general of the People's Republic of China. He was also a Proletarian Revolutionist and a military strategist of the People's Liberation Army. He was the Deputy Chief of General Staff of the People's Liberation Army from 1954-1965 and 1974-1980
He was one the "Three Yang" in Chinese Military. (The other two were Yang Dezhi and Yang Yong.)
- All translations are approximate
- "杨成武" (in Chinese). Baidu.com. Retrieved June 16, 2010.
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