Ji'an YUAN, Chinese soldier and party official. Order of Liberation 1st Class. Shandong Province People's Congress 1960; Political Committee Beijing Mil. Region 1980-1981; Central Advisory Committee of CCP Central Committee.
YUAN, Ji'an was born in 1912 in Ji’an Company, Jiangxi Province.
Joined CCP 1930; served with 1st Front Army on Long March 1934-1935. 8th Route Army 1937; Political Committee Shanxi-ChaharHebei Mil. Region 1939; 3rd Division Shandong Liberation Army 1945.
4th Field Army, Hainan Mil. Administration Committee 1949-1950. Korean People's Volunteers 1950-1953.
Director Political Department Beijing-Tianjin Garrison 1955. Lieutenant- General; Chairman Shandong Province Revolutionary Committee 1970-1973. Second Secretary Shandong Province CCP Committee 1971-1973.
Presidium 9th CCP National Congress 1969. Purged as follower of Lin Biao 1973, cleared of charges and rehabilitated 1978.
Shandong Province People's Congress 1960. Political Committee Beijing Mil. Region 1980-1981; Central Advisory Committee of CCP Central Committee.