War History Today: June 16, 1924 established the Whampoa Military Academy
site of the Whampoa Military Academy
1924 年 6 16, China’s first revolutionary army of cadres training schools – “Chinese Kuomintang Military Academy” was established by school site in Guangzhou Huangpu, people used to call “Whampoa Military Academy.” (Xinhua News Agency reporter Li Xiaojian)
News: Whampoa Military Academy
Whampoa Military Academy is a great democratic revolution in China pioneer Sun Yat-sen founded the first new military cadres in schools, called “Military Academy.” 1924 June 16, the Japanese school in Guangzhou school, because school site is located in Huangpu Cheung Chau Island, so called the “Whampoa Military Academy.”
Whampoa Military Academy was born in the first KMT-CPC cooperation period, the Military Academy was founded, the KMT and the CPC cadres are selected important to the school office. Sun Yat-sen school part-time Prime Minister personally, president Chiang Kai-shek, Liao Zhongkai of the KMT party, Zhou Enlai, the Chinese Communists, Xiong Xiong has served as director of military and political.
Sun Yat-sen’s military to “create a revolutionary army to save China’s peril” for the purpose, to “Dear faith” as the motto, both a military and political theory and practice of education policy for between the two parties to develop, creating a large number of military and political personnel. The KMT, the Whampoa students was awarded the rank of the nearly 40 people. The Communist Party, the People’s Liberation Army Ten Marshals from Whampoa in five and ten generals in the Huangpu origin accounted for three in 1955 endowed the 57 teachers and students will have Whampoa 9.
Whampoa Military Academy as the first KMT-CPC cooperation to witness history in modern Chinese history and military history are of great significance. The two parties put down teachers and students in business Whampoa group rebellion and Eastern Campaign, the Northern Expedition, the bravery, sacrifice, invincible, immortal feats. War broke out, Whampoa students working together again, fighting side by side, not from without served for victory in the war of national liberation has made important contributions.
after the Whampoa Military Academy was founded in Guangzhou, after Nanjing, Chengdu period, operating a total of 23. Chiang Kai-shek retreated to Taiwan in Kaohsiung, Fengshan recovery run “Military Academy.”