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Battle of the Little Big Horn known as Custer's Last Stand.
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Surrender of General Burgoyne; this painting hangs in the United States Capitol Rotunda
Surrendering British troops held at gunpoint by Japanese infantry in the battle of Singapore

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Lieutenant-General Arthur Percival (right), led by Ichiji Sugita, walks under a flag of truce to negotiate the capitulation of Commonwealth forces in Singapore, on 15 February 1942. It was the largest surrender of British forces in history.

Fall of Singapore

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The Fall of Singapore, also known as the Battle of Singapore, took place in the South–East Asian theatre of the Pacific War.

The Fall of Singapore, also known as the Battle of Singapore, took place in the South–East Asian theatre of the Pacific War.

Lieutenant-General Arthur Percival (right), led by Ichiji Sugita, walks under a flag of truce to negotiate the capitulation of Commonwealth forces in Singapore, on 15 February 1942. It was the largest surrender of British forces in history.
The Pacific theatre in 1942, showing Singapore on the Malay peninsula
View of the blown up causeway with the gap visible in the middle, which delayed the Japanese conquest for over a week to 8 February
Singapore in early February 1942; the disposition of Commonwealth ground forces is in red. The main north–south transport corridor, formed by Woodlands Road and the railway, connecting the city centre (in the south-east) and the Causeway (central north), is the black line running through the centre of the island. Sarimbun is at the north-west corner of the island; Bukit Timah is located close to the centre on the transport corridor; Pasir Panjang is between the city centre and the southwest corner of the island and the "Jurong Line" is the bracket-like shape in red, just west of Woodlands Road.
Troops of the ill-fated 8th Australian Division disembark at Singapore Harbour
One of Singapore's 15-inch coastal defence guns elevated for firing
The Japanese landings on Singapore Island in red, the scattered Australian defensive positions in blue
Brewster Buffalo fighters based at Sembawang Airfield
Hawker Hurricane of No. 232 Squadron RAF shot down on 8 February, along the East Coast Road
Inscription at Kranji War Memorial
A column of smoke from burning oil tanks at Singapore Naval Base
Main entrance to the Alexandra Hospital in Singapore
Yamashita (seated, centre) thumps the table with his fist to emphasise his terms – unconditional surrender. Percival sits between his officers, his clenched hand to his mouth.
Surrendering troops of the Suffolk Regiment are held at gunpoint by Japanese infantry.
Japanese soldiers shooting blindfolded Sikh prisoners
Victorious Japanese troops march through Fullerton Square.
British and Australian POWs in Singapore's Changi Prison
A memorial service is held annually at the War Memorial Park

Churchill called it the worst disaster in British military history.