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Song Renqiong (1909- ), a native of Liuyang County, Hunan Province, was commander of the Hebei-Shandong-Henan Military Area under the Shanxi-Hebei-Shandong-Henan Military Area. Later he became political commissar of the 2nd Column of the Field Army of the Shanxi-Hebei-Shandong-Henan Military Area.