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Tomoyuki Yamashita


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Lt. General Arthur E. Percival & General Tomoyuki Yamashita
   led opposing forces at the   
Battle of Singapore
An eight day struggle at the outset of WWII in the Far East for "The Gibraltar of The East" between British, Indian and Australian forces and The Japanese forces sweeping down the Maylayan Peninsula in February 1942. The fall of Singapore led to the largest surrender of British-led forces, (80,000 troops) in history.
Japan
   had a leader   
Tomoyuki Yamashita
Lieutenant-General of the Japanese Imperial Army






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