|Birthplace:||Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China|
|Death:||Died in Taipei, Taiwan|
|Occupation:||Defense minister, R.O.C. General, Communications Minister,|
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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.