Dawei Yu 俞大維

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Dawei Yu

Chinese: 俞大維(四)
Birthdate: (95)
Birthplace: Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China
Death: Died in Taipei, Taiwan
Immediate Family:

Son of Yu Mingyi 俞明頤 and Zeng Guangshan 曾廣珊
Husband of Chen Xinwu 陳新午
Ex-husband of Unknown Yu
Father of Hsiao-chi "David" Yu 俞小济; Fangji Yu 俞方济 and Yang ho Yu 俞揚和
Brother of 俞大緗; 俞大絢; 俞大綸; Ta-Fuh Yu 俞大紱; 俞大絜 and 4 others

Occupation: Defense minister, R.O.C. General, Communications Minister,
Managed by: Alyse Radenovic
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About Dawei Yu 俞大維

Yü Ta-wei, Western-educated scholar who served during the Sino-Japanese war as army ordnance director and vice minister of war. From 1946 to 1948 he was minister communications. After serving in the Chinese embassy at Washington during the Korean war (1950-53), he was minister of national defense in Taiwan in 1954-64.

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Dawei Yu 俞大維's Timeline

December 2, 1897
Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China
December 2, 1924
Age 27
February 1933
Age 35
Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
July 8, 1993
Age 95
Taipei, Taiwan