Xu Huiyan

chinadaily.com.cn| Updated :2018-11-26


Xu Huiyan (1093-1129), a renowned general of the Song Dynasty (960-1279), was committed to fighting against the army of the Jin Dynasty (1115-1234) and was eventually caught and killed by the enemy. A temple was set up in Kecheng district in Xu’s honor to promote his loyalty to the Song Dynasty.