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Chief of the General Staff (Republic of China)

The Chief of the General Staff is Chief of the Republic of China Armed Forces in Taiwan.

Chief of the General Staff
參謀總長
ROC General Chief of Staff of the Ministry of National Defense Flag.svg
Standard of the Chief of the General Staff
General Shen Yi-ming 空軍司令沈一鳴上將.png
Incumbent
Shen Yi-ming

since 1 July 2019
Republic of China Armed Forces
Member ofGeneral Staff Headquarters
Reports to Minister of National Defence
PrecursorLeader of the National Revolutionary Army
Formation23 May 1946
First holderChen Cheng

List of ChiefsEdit

No. Chief of the General Staff Took office Left office Time in office Defence branch
1Cheng, ChenGeneral
Chen Cheng (陳誠)
(1897–1965)
23 May 194612 May 19481 year, 355 days  Republic of China Army
2Zhutong, GuGeneral
Gu Zhutong (顧祝同)
(1893–1987)
13 May 194824 March 19501 year, 315 days  Republic of China Army
3Zhi-rou, ZhouGeneral
Zhou Zhi-rou [zh] (周至柔)
(1899–1986)
25 March 195030 June 19544 years, 97 days  Republic of China Air Force
4Yong-qing, GuiAdmiral
Gui Yong-qing [zh] (桂永清)
(1901–1954)
[a]
1 July 195417 August 1954 †47 days  Republic of China Navy
5Meng-ji, PengGeneral
Peng Meng-ji [zh] (彭孟緝)
(1908–1997)
18 August 195430 June 19572 years, 316 days  Republic of China Army
6Shu-ming, WangGeneral
Wang Shu-ming [zh] (王叔銘)
(1905–1998)
1 July 195730 June 19591 year, 364 days  Republic of China Air Force
(5)Meng-ji, PengSenior General
Peng Meng-ji [zh] (彭孟緝)
(1908–1997)
1 July 195930 June 19655 years, 364 days  Republic of China Army
7Yue-si, NiSenior Admiral
Ni Yue-si [zh] (黎玉璽)
(1914–2003)
1 July 196530 June 19671 year, 364 days  Republic of China Navy
8Kuei-yuan, KaoSenior General
Kao Kuei-yuan [zh] (高魁元)
(1907–2012)
1 July 196530 June 19704 years, 364 days  Republic of China Army
9Ming-tang, LaiSenior General
Lai Ming-tang [zh] (賴名湯)
(1911–1984)
1 July 197030 June 19765 years, 365 days  Republic of China Air Force
10Chang-chih, SongSenior Admiral
Song Chang-chih [zh] (宋長志)
(1916–2002)
1 July 197630 November 19815 years, 152 days  Republic of China Navy
11Pei-tsun, HauSenior General
Hau Pei-tsun (郝柏村)
(born 1919)
1 December 19814 December 19898 years, 3 days  Republic of China Army
12Hsing-ling, ChenSenior General
Chen Hsing-ling (陳燊齡)
(1926–2017)
5 December 19894 December 19911 year, 364 days  Republic of China Air Force
13Ho-chien, LiuSenior Admiral
Liu Ho-chien [zh] (劉和謙)
(born 1926)
5 December 199130 June 19953 years, 207 days  Republic of China Navy
14Ben-li, LuoSenior General
Luo Ben-li [zh] (羅本立)
(1927–2018)
1 July 19954 March 19982 years, 246 days  Republic of China Army
15Fei, TangSenior General
Tang Fei (唐飛)
(born 1932)
5 March 199831 January 1999332 days  Republic of China Air Force
16Yao-ming, TangSenior General
Tang Yao-ming (湯曜明)
(born 1938)
1 February 199931 January 20022 years, 364 days  Republic of China Army
17Jye, LeeSenior Admiral
Lee Jye (李傑)
(born 1940)
1 February 200219 May 20042 years, 108 days  Republic of China Navy
18Tien-yu, LeeSenior General
Lee Tien-yu (李天羽)
(born 1940)
20 May 200431 January 20072 years, 256 days  Republic of China Air Force
19Shou-yeh, HuoSenior General
Huo Shou-yeh [zh] (霍守業)
(born 1943)
1 February 20074 February 20092 years, 3 days  Republic of China Army
20Chen-yi, LinSenior Admiral
Lin Chen-yi (林鎮夷)
(born 1945)
5 February 200916 January 20133 years, 346 days  Republic of China Navy
21Ming, YenGeneral
Yen Ming (嚴明)
(born 1949)
17 January 20137 August 2013202 days  Republic of China Air Force
22Kuang-chi, KaoAdmiral
Kao Kuang-chi (高廣圻)
(born 1950)
8 August 201330 January 20151 year, 175 days  Republic of China Navy
23Teh-fa, YenGeneral
Yen Teh-fa (嚴德發)
(born 1952)
31 January 201530 November 20161 year, 304 days  Republic of China Army
24Kuo-cheng, ChiuGeneral
Chiu Kuo-cheng (邱國正)
(born 1953)
[1]
1 December 201628 April 2017149 days  Republic of China Army
25Hsi-ming, LeeAdmiral
Lee Hsi-ming (李喜明)
(born 1955)
[1]
28 April 20171 July 20192 years, 64 days  Republic of China Navy
26Yi-ming, ShenGeneral
Shen Yi-ming
(沈一鳴)

(born 1955)
1 July 2019Incumbent114 days  Republic of China Air Force

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Died in office.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b 陳建興 (2017-04-28). "馮部長主持參謀總長任職布達 李喜明上將接任" (in Chinese). 軍聞社 (Military News Agency). Archived from the original on 2017-04-28. Retrieved 2017-04-29.