Yuan Shikai — Weapons and Warfare

Yuan Shikai poses with American military and diplomatic representatives on the day of US recognition of the Republic of China. Born in 1859, Yuan Shikai was part of a relatively affluent clan in Xiangcheng, Henan province. He was never a good student, but he excelled in physical activity; after twice failing the imperial examinations necessary […]

via Yuan Shikai — Weapons and Warfare.


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2 Responses to Yuan Shikai — Weapons and Warfare

  1. SLIMJIM says:

    Wow never knew about this guy as general in China!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Pingback: Weapons and Warfare – Featured Blogger of the Week August 21, 2020 | Ups and Downs of Family History V2.0

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