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Persons in Chinese History - Chen Rong 陳容

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Chen Rong 陳容 was a military commander of the very late Eastern Han period 東漢 (25-220 CE). he came from Sheyang 射陽 in the commandery of Guangling 廣陵 (modern Baoying 寶應, Jiangsu) and served as a junior scribe (shusheng 書生) under Zang Hong 藏洪 when the latter was governor of the commandery of Dongjun 東郡. Chen Rong was killed by the warlord Yuan Shao 袁紹.

Source: Zhang Shunhui 張舜徽 (ed. 1992), Sanguozhi cidian 三國志辭典 (Jinan: Shandong jiaoyu chubanshe), p. 466.

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