Yoshitomo

1985 AF. Discovered 1985 Jan. 15 by K. Suzuki and T. Urata at Toyota.

Named for a Japanese military commander, Mi-namoto Yoshitomo (1123-1160), father of Yoritomo and Yoshitsune {see planets (3902) and (3178)}. Though he won the battle of Hogen (1156) and had a chance to enter the militarist government of Japan, he lost the battle of Heiji (1159) and was put to death. (M 19693)

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