Daily Archives: January 31, 2012

The Malayan Campaign ends in Japanese victory 70 years ago today (1942)


Video: The Malayan Campaign (@ 6:03)

(Saturday, January 31, 1942, during World War II) — The Malayan Campaign, fought by Allied and Japanese forces in Malaya during the Second World War, ended in a Japanese victory today as Allied engineers blew a 70-foot-wide hole in the causeway that linked Johore and Singapore. Continue reading The Malayan Campaign ends in Japanese victory 70 years ago today (1942)