Chen Chao-min

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Chen Chao-min
陳肇敏
Voa chinese Chen Chao-min 30sep08.jpg
27th Minister of National Defense of the Republic of China
In office
20 May 2008 – 10 September 2009
Deputy Chang Liang-jen, Chao Shih-chang[1]
Preceded by Michael Tsai
Succeeded by Kao Hua-chu
1st Deputy Minister (Armaments) of National Defense of the Republic of China
In office
1 March 2002 – 1 March 2004
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Huoh Shou-yeh
Personal details
Born 10 July 1940 (1940-07-10) (age 77)
Taichū Prefecture, Taiwan, Empire of Japan
Nationality Republic of China
Political party Kuomintang
Alma mater Armed Forces University

Chen Chao-min (Chinese: 陳肇敏; pinyin: Chén Zhàomǐn) was the Minister of National Defense of the Republic of China in 2008-2009.[2]

Education[edit]

Chen studied at the War College of the Armed Forces University.[3]

ROC Minister of National Defense[edit]

Resignation[edit]

Chen resigned from the Ministry of National Defense ministerial post with the other cabinet members of Executive Yuan following the slow disaster response after Typhoon Morakot hit Taiwan in August 2009.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Andrew Yang picked as deputy defense minister". Taipei Times. 2014-04-16. Retrieved 2014-04-23. 
  2. ^ "Watchdog lauds progress in Chen Chao-min case". Taipei Times. 2014-04-16. Retrieved 2014-04-23. 
  3. ^ "The New Cabinet". Taiwan Today. 1 July 2008. Retrieved 21 December 2016. 
  4. ^ "The cabinet to undergo reshuffle by early September. - Free Online Library". Thefreelibrary.com. 2009-08-20. Retrieved 2014-04-23.