Alexandra Hospital massacre
The Battle of Singapore, also known as the Fall of Singapore, was fought in the South-East Asian theatre of the Second World War when the Empire of Japan invaded the Allied stronghold of Singapore. Si...
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Second Sino-Japanese War
The Second Sino-Japanese War (July 7, 1937 – September 9, 1945), so named due to the First Sino-Japanese War of 1894–95, was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of Chi...
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Malayan Campaign
The Malayan Campaign was a campaign fought by Allied and Axis forces in Malaya, from 8 December 1941 – 31 January 1942 during the Second World War. The campaign was dominated by land battles between B...
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Battle of Sarimbun Beach
The Battle of Sarimbun Beach was the first stage of the Japanese assault on Singapore in February 1942 during World War II. Sarimbun, in the west of Singapore Island, was the area in which Japanese tr...
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Battle of Kranji
The Battle of Kranji was the second stage of the Empire of Japan's plan for the invasion of Singapore during the Second World War. On 9 February 1942 the Imperial Japanese Army assaulted the north-wes...
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Battle of Bukit Timah
The Battle of Bukit Timah (10–12 February 1942), was part of the final stage of the Empire of Japan's invasion of Singapore during World War II. On 8 February 1942, the Japanese landed a large f...
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Battle of Pasir Panjang
The Battle of Pasir Panjang, which took place between 13 and 14 February 1942, was part of the final stage of the Empire of Japan's invasion of Singapore during World War II. The battle was initiated ...
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Imperial Japanese Army
The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國陸軍, Shinjitai: 大日本帝国陸軍, Romaji: Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun) literally "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire", was the official ground-based armed force o...
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Japanese Instrument of Surrender
The Japanese Instrument of Surrender was the written agreement that formalized the surrender of the Empire of Japan, marking the end of World War II. It was signed by representatives from the Empire o...
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Chinese armies in the Second Sino-Japanese War
The Second Sino-Japanese War was fought between the Chinese and Japanese armies, mostly on Chinese soil, during the late 1930s and early 1940s. Western historians generally view the Second Sino-Japan...
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List of Japanese aircraft in use during the Second Sino-Japanese War
This is a list of Japanese Aircraft in use during the Second Sino-Japanese War. Allied nicknames are in quotes (").
List of Japanese aircraft in use during the Second Sino-Japanese War - Wikipedia
Legal status of Taiwan
The controversy regarding the political status of Taiwan (or the "Taiwan Issue" as referred to by the Communist Party of China, or Mainland Issue or Taiwan Strait Issue as referred to by the Taiwan si...
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1938 Changsha Fire
The Changsha Fire of 1938 (Chinese: 长沙大火), also known as Wenxi Fire (Chinese: 文夕大火), was the greatest human-caused city-wide fire that ever besieged China. Kuomintang officials ordered the cit...
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Invasion of French Indochina
In September 1940, the Japanese invaded Vichy French Indochina (仏印進駐, Futsu-in shinchū) in order to prevent the Republic of China from importing arms and fuel through French Indochina along th...
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Japanese war crimes
Japanese war crimes occurred in many Asian and Pacific countries during the period of Japanese imperialism, primarily during the Second Sino-Japanese War and World War II. Some of the incidents have a...
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People's Liberation Army
The People's Liberation Army (PLA; simplified Chinese: 中国人民解放军; traditional Chinese: 中國人民解放軍; pinyin: Zhōngguó Rénmín Jiěfàngjūn) is the military of the People's Republic of China (PRC) u...
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Sino-German cooperation (1911-1941)
Cooperation between Germany and China was instrumental in modernizing the industry and the armed forces of the Republic of China prior to the Second Sino-Japanese War. The Republic of China, which suc...
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Soviet invasion of Manchuria (1945)
The Manchurian Strategic Offensive Operation (Манчжурская стратегическая наступательная операция, lit. Manchzhurskaya Strategicheskaya Nastupatelnaya Operaciya) began on 9 August 1945, with the Soviet...
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Motives of the Second Sino-Japanese War
The Second Sino-Japanese War was not just a war between Japan and China, but involved many nations that had different vested interests that influenced their positions and actions taken during differen...
Battle of Singapore
The Battle of Singapore, also known as the Fall of Singapore, was fought in the South-East Asian theatre of the Second World War when the Empire of Japan invaded the Allied stronghold of Singapore. Si...
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Battle of Muar
The Battle of Muar was the last major battle of the Malayan campaign. It took place from 14–22 January 1942 around Gemensah Bridge and on the Muar River. After the British defeat at Slim River, Genera...
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Japanese invasion of Malaya
The Japanese Invasion of Malaya began just after midnight on 8 December 1941 (local time) before the attack on Pearl Harbor. It was the first major battle of the Pacific War, and was fought between gr...
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List of Japanese infantry weapons used in the Second-Sino Japanese War
This is a list of Japanese infantry weapons in Second Sino-Japanese War.
List of armour used by the Imperial Japanese Army in the Second Sino-Japanese War
This is a list of armour used by the Imperial Japanese Army in the Second Sino-Japanese War.The present list also includes other military armoured vehicles in use at the time (armoured personnel carri...
List of armour used by the Imperial Japanese Army in the Second Sino-Japanese War - Wikipedia
Second French Indochina Campaign
Towards the end of World War II, a Japanese coup d'état in French Indochina, known as Meigo Sakusen (Operation Mei-go), took place on 9 March 1945. French Indochina comprised the colony of Cochinchina...
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Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
In August 1945, during the final stage of the Second World War, the United States dropped atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The two bombings, which killed at least 129,000...
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Development of Chinese armoured forces (1927-1945)
This article deals with the chronology and development of Chinese armoured forces from 1927 to 1945.
The Chinese warlord Zhang Zuolin introduced tanks to China. Surprised during the Northern Exped...
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List of World War II firearms of China
List of National Revolutionary Army weapons, including warlords, communists and soldiers.
List of World War II firearms of China - Wikipedia
List of aircraft used in China before 1937
This is a partial list of aircraft China purchased prior to 1937:For aircraft in Chinese service during the Second Sino-Japanese War, see Development of Chinese Nationalist air force (1937-1945)
List of aircraft used in China before 1937 - Wikipedia
Development of Chinese Nationalist air force (1937-1945)
The Republic of China Air Force (ROCAF) was formed by the Kuomintang after the establishment of the Aviation Ministry in 1920. As tensions mounted between China and Imperial Japan in the 1930s, a numb...
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