List of generals of the People's Republic of China

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This is a list of marshals and full generals of the People's Republic of China, including the People's Liberation Army and the People's Armed Police.

Marshals[edit]

Main article: Yuan shuai

Ten PLA officers were awarded the rank of Marshal (yuan shuai) in 1955.[1] The rank was never awarded again.

Army Generals[edit]

Main article: Da jiang

Ten PLA officers were awarded the rank of Army General (da jiang) in 1955.[2] The rank was never awarded again.

Colonel Generals (上将) (Shang Jiang, 1955)[3][edit]

Generals (14 September 1988)[edit]

Since 1988, the People's Liberation Army rank of shang jiang (上将: literally, "senior general") is translated as General.

Generals (7 June 1993)[edit]

Generals (8 June 1994)[edit]

Generals (23 January 1996)[edit]

Generals (27 March 1998)[edit]

Generals (29 September 1999)[edit]

Generals (21 June 2000)[edit]

Generals (2 June 2002)[edit]

Generals (20 June 2004)[edit]

Generals (25 September 2004)[4][edit]

Generals (24 June 2006)[5][edit]

Generals (6 July 2007)[6][edit]

Generals (2 November 2007)[7][edit]

Generals (15 July 2008)[8][edit]

Generals (20 July 2009)[9][edit]

Generals (19 July 2010)[10][edit]

Generals (23 July 2011)[11][edit]

Generals (30 July 2012)[12][edit]

Generals (23 November 2012)[13][edit]

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On 31 July 2013, six officers were promoted to general:[14]

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On 11 July 2014, four officers were promoted to general:[15]

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On 31 July 2015, ten officers were promoted to general:[16]

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