Tseng Jing-ling

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Tseng Jing-ling
曾金陵
13th Minister of Veterans Affairs Commission of the Republic of China
In office
10 September 2009 1 August 2013
Deputy Chin Hsiao-hui
Liu Kuo-chuan
Preceded by Kao Hua-chu
Succeeded by Tung Hsiang-lung
Personal details
Born14 September 1947 (1947-09-14) (age 73)
Nanchang, Kiangsi, Republic of China
Nationality Republic of China
Alma mater Republic of China Military Academy

Tseng Jing-ling (Chinese :曾金陵; pinyin :Zēng Jīnlíng; born 14 September 1947) is a Taiwanese politician who served as a Republic of China Army general. He was the Minister of the Veterans Affairs Commission of the Executive Yuan from 2009 to 2013.

Early career

Tseng was born in Nahchang, Kiangsi, and was moved to Taoyuan, Taiwan after the Chinese Civil War. Prior to entering political work, Tseng was the President of the National Defense University. Tseng currently lived in Taoyuan District, Taoyuan City. [1]

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References

  1. "Premier Wu Den-yih Takes Charge of Revamped Cabinet". taiwanreview.nat.gov.tw. Retrieved 2014-08-22.