Whampoa Military Academy Memorial
黄埔军校旧址纪念馆

Tel Tel: +86-20-82201082
Address Address: No.170 Junxiao Road, Changzhou Street, Huangpu District, Guangzhou, China
Report Error Claim My Listing
Albums
3

3

1

1

2

2

Business Overview

Situated on Changzhou Island (cháng zhōu dǎo 长洲岛) offshore from the Whampoa District (huáng pǔ qū 黄浦区) in Guangzhou (guǎng zhōu 广州), the historical site of Whampoa Military Academy (huáng pǔ jūn xiào 黄埔军校) has attracted many tourists from home and abroad in recent years. It was founded by Dr. Sun Yat-sen (sūn zhōng shān 孙中山), with the support of the Communist Party of China and former Soviet Union on the 16th June, 1924, during the first cooperation between the Kuomintang (guó mín dǎng 国民党) and the Communist Party of China (zhōng guó gòng chǎn dǎng 中国共产党).


The original Whampoa Military Academy  (  黄埔军校旧址纪念馆 )exited from 1924 to 1926, over 6 terms it enrolled more than 7000. It is primarily aiming to train military elites like the United States Military Academy. and it is one of the Four Great Military Academies in the world. However, it not only trained many military elites for CPC and KMT, most of whom has been the military commanders, but also its graduated have much more influence on both parties’ policies and governance. For example, Communist commanders Lin Biao (lín biāo 林彪), Xu Xiangqian (xú xiàng qián 徐向前), Zuo Quan (zuǒ quán 左权), Chen Geng (chén gēng 陈赓), and Nationalist commanders , Du Yuming (dù yù míng 杜聿明), and Hu Zongnan (hú zōng nán 胡宗南). These young students first showed their training and courage in the war against local warlord and dissident of Sun, Chen Jiongming (chén jiǒng míng 陈炯明), and later the unification of Guangdong province. Then they made greater contributions in the Northern Expedition. The Whampoa Military Academy has exhibited a broad influence on Chinese history.

Hot Products/Services