Battle of Idano

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Battle of Idano
Part of Sengoku period
Date 5 December 1535
Location Mikawa province
Result Matsudaira victory
Belligerents
Matsudaira forces Matsudaira rebel forces
Commanders and leaders
? Abe Masatoyo

The Battle of Idano (井田野合戦) was a battle during the Sengoku period (16th century) of Japan.

The battle took place seven days after the murder of Matsudaira leader Kiyoyasu (grandfather of Tokugawa Ieyasu) at the hands of his vassal Abe Masatoyo.[1]

The forces of Matsudaira set out to take revenge against the rebel Masatoyo and his army, and were victorious.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Turnbull, Stephen (1998). The Samurai Sourcebook. Cassell & Co. p. 209. ISBN 1854095234.