Battle of Kojima
|Battle of Kojima|
|Part of the Genpei War|
|Minamoto clan||Taira clan|
|Commanders and leaders|
|Minamoto no Noriyori, Sasaki Moritsuna||Taira no Yukimori|
In pursuit of the fleeing Taira from Ichi-no-Tani, on their way to Yashima, Minamoto no Noriyori engaged and defeated his enemies in battle at Kojima. The attack was led by Sasaki Moritsuna, who swam his horse across a narrow strait between Kojima and the mainland of Honshū.
- Turnbull, Stephen (1998). 'The Samurai Sourcebook'. London: Cassell & Co.
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