Why did Japan invade Malaya Philippines and Indonesia?
It arrived in April 1944 at a time when the focus had changed from combat missions to transport between Europe and Asia. These cargo missions were to transport much-needed war supplies between Germany and Japan.
Did Japan invade Bali?
The Japanese considered the Bali operation extremely vulnerable to air and sea attack. … Despite the risks involved, a Japanese invasion force left Makassar, on Celebes Island, for Bali on the night of February 17, 1942.
Has Indonesia been in any wars?
The following is a list of wars involving Indonesia.
List of wars involving Indonesia.
|Conflict||Singhasari Kingdom (1222–1292)||Darul Islam rebellion (1949–1962)|
|Combatant 2||Islamic State of Indonesia Legion of Ratu Adil|
How many Chinese were killed by the Japanese?
According to Rummel, in China alone, from 1937 to 1945, approximately 3.9 million Chinese were killed, mostly civilians, as a direct result of the Japanese operations and a total of 10.2 million Chinese were killed in the course of the war.