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Mao Zedong

The Nanchang Uprising

Monday Aug 01, 1927
Nanchang, Jiangxi, China

The CPC founded the Workers' and Peasants' Red Army of China, better known as the "Red Army", to battle Chiang. A battalion led by General Zhu De was ordered to take the city of Nanchang on August 1, 1927, in what became known as the Nanchang Uprising.


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