The Nationalist Army 193745

Chiang Kai Shek Nationalist Forces

Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek and his deputy chief-of-staff General Pei Hsung-hsi left , reviewing high-ranking Nationalist officers in Chungking, 1944. All wear standard Chinese Army officers' uniform with Sam Browne belts and, in most cases, breeches with high leather boots. Chiang is wearing his version of the service dress with the addition of an officer's mantle or cloak. disciplined while the 250,000 soldiers of Szechuan in the south-west were described as the worst-trained and equipped,...