Siege of Yanagawa
|Siege of Yanagawa|
|Part of the Sengoku period|
|Forces loyal to Tokugawa Ieyasu||Castle garrison|
|Commanders and leaders|
The 1600 siege of Yanagawa took place just after the decisive battle of Sekigahara in which Tokugawa Ieyasu secured his control over Japan. Tachibana Muneshige remained one of the chief opponents to Tokugawa on Kyūshū, and was besieged in his castle at Yanagawa by Katō Kiyomasa, Nabeshima Naoshige and Kuroda Yoshitaka.
- Turnbull, Stephen (1998). 'The Samurai Sourcebook'. London: Cassell & Co.