comments and feedback

Xu Caihou

Submit Time:15-08-2012 | Zoom In | Zoom Out

#

  Xu Caihou, male, ethnic Han, native of Wafangdian, Liaoning Province, born in June 1943. Joined the CPC in April 1971 and the army in August 1963. Graduated from the Electronics Engineering Department of Harbin Institute of Military Engineering with a university education. Member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, vice chairman of the CPC Central Military Commission, and vice chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People’s Republic of China. Holds the military rank as General.

  1963-1968 Student of the Electronics Engineering Department of Harbin Institute of Military Engineering

  1968-1970 Worked on the farm of the 39th Army

  1970-1971 Soldier of the 6th Company, the 2nd Battalion of the 3rd Regiment of the Independent Division of the Jilin Provincial Military Area Command

  1971-1972 Deputy political instructor of the 2nd Company of the 1st Battalion of the Artillery Regiment of the 3rd Division of the Garrison of the Shenyang Military Area Command

  1972-1982 Secretary and deputy chief of the Personnel Division of the Political Department of the Jilin Military Area Command (1980-1982: trainee at the PLA Institute of Political Sciences)

  1982-1983 Chief of the Personnel Division of the Political Department of the Jilin Provincial Military Area Command and concurrently chief of the office for retirees

  1983-1984 Deputy director of the Political Department of the Jilin Provincial Military Area Command

  1984-1985 Director of the Mass Work Section of the Political Department of the Shenyang Military Area Command

  1985-1990 Director of the Political Department of the 16th Group Army of the Ground Force

  1990-1992 Political Commissar of the 16th Group Army of the Ground Force

  1992-1993 Assistant director of the PLA General Political Department, assistant director of the Department and concurrently director of the Liberation Army Daily

  2007- Member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Vice chairman of the CPC Central Military Commission, and Vice chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People’s Republic of China

  Member of the Fifteenth through Seventeenth CPC Central Committees. Member of the Secretariat of the Sixteenth CPC Central Committee. Member of the Political Bureau of the Seventeenth CPC Central Committee. Co-opted member of the CPC Central Military Commission at the Fourth Plenary Session of the Fifteenth CPC Central Committee. Member of the Central Military Commission of the People’s Republic of China appointed at the Twelfth Session of the Standing Committee of the Ninth National People’s Congress. Member of the CPC Central Military Commission appointed at the First Plenary Session of the Sixteenth CPC Central Committee. Member of the Central Military Commission of the People’s Republic of China appointed at the First Session of the Tenth National People’s Congress. Vice chairman of the CPC Central Military Commission appointed at the Fourth Plenary Session of the Sixteenth CPC Central Committee. Vice chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People’s Republic of China appointed at the Third Session of the Tenth National People’s Congress. Vice chairman of the CPC Central Military Commission appointed at the First Plenary Session of the Seventeenth CPC Central Committee.