Who was Chiang Kai Shek? 1925 – 1937


  1. Look at the poster above: do an OPVL on the poster.
  2. What does the poster tell you about the relationship between Sun Yat – sen and Chiang Kai Shek?

What were the achievements of Chiang Kai Shek?

For each of the bullet points below, find out 5 facts and then write your opinion about why this was a significant achievement for Chiang Kai Shek. Use the pdf below to help you.

  • Defeat of the Warlords in the Northern Campaign
  • Defeat of the Communists in the First Chinese Civil War
  • Modernisation of China

Open the pdfs here: Chiang Kai Shek and the Northern Campaign

Chiang Kai Shek and the defeat of the CCP

Chiang Kai Shek and Modernisation of China