Why is it that it is silly to say that Chiang Kai-shek does not give the Eighth Route Army an expansion of the number?

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Why is it that it is silly to say that Chiang Kai-shek does not give the Eighth Route Army an expansion of the number?

2018-09-26 00:25:32 294 ℃

Before the end of the anti-Japanese war defense phase, Chiang Kai-shek began to shift his strategic focus from anti-Japanese to anti-communist, and tried his best to limit the development of the anti-Japanese army such as the Eighth Route Army and the New Fourth Army. One of the performances is that Chiang Kai-shek did not give the Eighth Route Army a new expansion of the number.

The intention of Chiang Kai-shek is to limit the influence of the CCP’s army in society, especially the enemy behind the enemy, in the name of "illegal anti-Japanese" and refuse to provide military squad . However, many people have pointed out that it is very stupid for Chiang Kai-shek not to give the Eighth Route Army the expansion of the troops.

First of all, the Eighth Route Army expansion force is the need for anti-Japanese development in the enemy's back. It is not that Chiang Kai-shek can be restricted by several numbers. In particular, coupled with the poor performance of the national army, the Eighth Route Army, which has no national army number, is more able to get the support of the people behind the enemy.

With the support of the masses, the anti-Japanese revolutionary armed forces such as the Eighth Route Army and the New Fourth Army are not subject to the military squad given by Chiang Kai-shek. Therefore, Chiang Kai-shek’s failure to give the Eighth Route Army and the New Fourth Army anti-Japanese revolutionary armed forces to expand the number of troops is simply not effective.

Secondly, the CCP’s acceptance of Chiang Kai-shek’s troops is naturally subject to the restrictions of the Chiang Kai-shek government. For example, because it is the "national army", the Eighth Route Army could not even set up a political commissar in the army in the early days of the comprehensive war of resistance. The commander of the New Fourth Army was served by General Ye Ting, who was not a party member.

But because Chiang Kai-shek did not give the number, the newly expanded troops in the enemy’s rear were completely managed by the CCP’s leadership, and Chiang Kai-shek’s number of these newly expanded units was probably Unclear, it is tantamount to handing over the dominance of the development of the anti-Japanese forces behind the enemy.