He Jinnian is a legendary general who came out of northern Shaanxi and has been brave all his life , Resourceful and resourceful, has made great achievements in every revolutionary stage.
He is one of the founders of the Red Army in Northern Shaanxi, Joined the party in 1928 and joined the Chinese Workers’ and Peasants’ Red Army in 1930. During the Agrarian Revolutionary War, he served as guerrilla captain, chief of staff, commander-in-chief, regiment, division, and army commander. Struggle to open up and consolidate the revolutionary base area in northern Shaanxi and meetThe arrival of the Central Red Army made an important contribution.
After the Anti-Japanese War, he was ordered to stay in northern Shaanxi to protect the central government and stand firm The Yellow River defense line, counterattacked the nuisance of the national army, and actively participated in the mass production movement, even more vigorously pursued and wiped out more than a dozen bandits from Yan'an to Xi'an in one fell swoop, and became the commander of the bandits that made the bandits feel terrified.
In the early days of the War of Liberation, He Jin, who devoted himself to group operations He was specially transferred to the Northeast Hejiang to suppress bandits. He personally led his troops through the forest sea and snowy plains, and after life and death, Jiang JieShi Fenfeng’s four "advanced" lieutenants commanders Xie Wendong, Li Huatang, Zhang Heizi, and Sun Rongjiu were captured alive, and nearly 100,000 bandits were wiped out. They made the first contribution for the PLA to gain a firm foothold in the northeast. In the battles, the Liaoshen battle, the Pingjin battle, and the crossing the river, He Jinnian's troops were even more outstanding.
Because of being implicated by a high-ranking post, when he was awarded the title in 1955 , General He Jinnian became the only major general at the deputy legion level. Among the students who went to the Battle Department of Nanjing Military Academy with him the previous year, most of the students with the same level or qualifications and positions lower than him were generals, and the lowest was lieutenant general.