Malaya and Singapore

Fall of Malaya and Singapore, Dec-Feb, 1941-42

At the same time Japanese planes are bombing Pearl Harbor, Wake Island, and The Phillipines, Japanese troops land in Thailand and Malaya in a drive to capture Britain’s key naval base at Singapore. After two and a half months of fierce fighting, the island citadel of Singpore falls to the invading Japanese forces. See the Flash animation for more.

The Battle Animation

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