Japan Takes Huge Oil Centre

... Commander-in-Chief. and Lieut.-General Yamashita, Japanese Commander-in-Chief, when the surrender of Singapore was arranged. The meeting lasted 49 minutes. - I will only accept an unconditional surrender. said General Yamashita at the outset. Have any Japanese ...

Published: Tuesday 17 February 1942
Newspaper: Irish Independent
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 304 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Japs Talk of Using

... harbour and the poatiblUtiea entry through then. Percival and Yamashita Tokio Account of Surrender Parley J I H E meeting between Lieut-General Percival, the British G.0.C., and Lieut.-Ueneral Yamashita. Japanese Commander-in-Cbiet. when the surrender of Singapore ...

Published: Tuesday 17 February 1942
Newspaper: Nottingham Journal
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 579 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

No Prisoners

... Perctval: Will you give until to-morrow morning? Yamashita: To-morrow? I cannot wait, and the Japanese forces will have to attack to-night. Perclval: How about waiting until 11.30 p.m. Tokyo time (3.30 p.m. Yamashita: that is to be the case the Japanese forces ...

DAPS. SAY SINGAPORE GARRISON 60,000 THE JAPANESE ENTER SINGAPORE

... Tokio timc (3-30 p.m. 8.5. T.). Yamashita—lf that is the case the Japanese forces will have to resume attacks until then. Will you say Yes or No? General Percival eventually said Yes. Among other questions Yamashita asked: What about the Japanese ...

Published: Monday 16 February 1942
Newspaper: Belfast Telegraph
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1068 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

last talk before surrender

... Lieut. General Yamashita | enemy. which preceded the surren- ; - t h e North-Western front, der of Singapore is given by | Soviet cavalry liberated forty the Japanese Dome! Agency. Continued from inhabited localities from Ger- Yamashita began the inter- ...

Published: Tuesday 17 February 1942
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1285 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

m-C. at Singapore wants —to divide the world

... to Japar idea that Japan should be chief USJ fn Janan that General Hachtok. Yamashita began to build , more Ooer,„ - » This idea first came to him in * * upon General Yamashita s w eard a b oUt , s E He adopted Hun tactics, ai 1922. and since then he has ...

Published: Wednesday 11 February 1942
Newspaper: Daily Mirror
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2046 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

AMMUNITION, WATER,

... •• Rely on Perrival: Will you give until was agreed that Lieut-General to-morrow morning? Percival and the Governor. Sir Yamashita: To-morrow? I can- Shenton Thomas, should present not wait, and the Japanese forces themselves at the enemy headwill have ...

Published: Tuesday 17 February 1942
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 521 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Singapore Hits Back

... island. The Japanese themselves admitted that General Yamashita's call on the British, Australian, Indian and Chinese forces to surrender had been defiantly ignored. TOKIO CLAIMS After Gen. Yamashita's ultimatum had been flung back in his teeth, the enemy ...

Published: Friday 13 February 1942
Newspaper: Aberdeen Press and Journal
County: Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 949 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

STAYED AT JOBS AS CITY FELL

... 'than 24 hours. || MMA A AVV A For ,hp 111 111 H been drink four hours. ill CI CsC*l Tokyo says that Lieutenant-General Yamashita. the Japanese FOLLOWING swiftly on the fall of Singapore comes the | ihe* 600W news that Japanese forces are concentrating ...

Published: Tuesday 17 February 1942
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 535 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

ISLAND RENAMED

... conference on Sundav between General Percival and the Japanese Commander, Lieut.- General Yamashita, at which the surrender of Singapore was arranged: General Yamashita : I want your replies to be brief and to the point. I will accept only an unconditional ...

Published: Tuesday 17 February 1942
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 711 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

SHELL SHORTAGE WITHDRAWAL IN BURMA

... British G.0.C., and Lieutenant-General Yamashita, Japanese Commander-in-Chief, when the of Singapore was agreed, lasted forty-nhie minutes, says Domei. The agency gives the* following account: : Lieut.-Gencral Yamashita.—l want your replies to be brief and ...

Published: Tuesday 17 February 1942
Newspaper: Liverpool Daily Post
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1128 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

TANKS ENTER CITY

... newspaper accou of the surrender conferen says that General Percival at General Yamashita met in sm&ll room in a factory fro which burning Singapore cou be seen. General Yamashita, aft ...

Published: Monday 16 February 1942
Newspaper: Manchester Evening News
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 288 | Page: 8 | Tags: none