Unknown to us, HRH Ibrahim of Johore, a British friend and ally were befriended by ReichChancellor Adolf Hitler.
His relation with Adolf Hitler were not secret. Some source were reported that, during his visit to France sometimes in 1939, before he leaving to America during the War... he was received secretly by Adolf Hitler at Paris Hotel.
HRH Ibrahim were detained by France Police and handed over to British Consulate. Due to this incident, Governor Shenton Thomas, like many attempts by his predecessor, unsuccessfully tried to get Colonial Office to block him from return to Johore.
In return in the most sarcastic manners, the HRH Sultan Ibrahim thrown $250,000.00 pound to British Government and another $ 500,000.00 were given to the Queen, which later were used to defend Singapore from invading Japanese armies.
On top of that, he expelled all his Jews Doctor, and dressed all his troops with Facists style arm-bands and coats.
ANOTHER PUZZLING ACCOUNTS
Philipine's and other source reported that, he also met Hitler's henchmen, Goring and Mussolini during his trip in Europe in 1934 before he left for America.