Guo Zhenggang
郭正钢
Director of Political Department of Zhejiang Military District
In office
2012 – February 2015
Preceded byMa Jiali
Succeeded byShan Xiuhua
Political Commissar of Zhoushan Garrison Command
In office
2011–2012
Preceded byLan Rongchong
Succeeded byFeng Fuying
Personal details
BornJanuary 1970 (age 52)
Liquan County, Shaanxi, China
Political partyCommunist Party of China
SpouseWu Fangfang
ParentGuo Boxiong (father)
Military service
Allegiance People's Republic of China
Branch/service People's Liberation Army Ground Force
Rank
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Major general

Guo Zhenggang (simplified Chinese: 郭正钢; traditional Chinese: 郭正鋼; pinyin: Guō Zhènggāng; born January 1970) is a former major general of the People's Liberation Army. He was detained by Chinese military authorities in February 2015, suspected of corruption.

Life and career

Guo was born in Liquan County, Shaanxi, in January 1970, the son of Guo Boxiong, former Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission. He joined the military in March 1989.[1]

Guo was transferred to work in Zhejiang province, and took on several positions in the city of Zhoushan, before being transferred to work for the provincial military district. In 2013, Guo became the Director of Political Department of Zhejiang Military District.

Guo attained the rank of Major General (shao jiang) on January 14, 2015. He was promoted to Deputy Political Commissar of Zhejiang Military District.[2] On February 10, 2015, Guo was detained for investigation by military prosecution authorities.[1]

Guo married Wu Fangfang (吴芳芳; born c. 1969), in the latter half of 2012. She was also detained by the authorities in early 2015.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c "郭正钢少将被立案侦查 或引发新一波军队反腐". Caixin. March 2, 2015.
  2. ^ "郭正钢晋升少将 在浙江省军区排位迁移". 163.COM (in Chinese). 2015-01-15.
Military offices Preceded byMa Jiali Director of Political Department of Zhejiang Military District 2012–2015 Succeeded byShan Xiuhua Preceded byLan Rongchong Political Commissar of Zhoushan Garrison Command 2011–2012 Succeeded byFeng Fuying