JUSTIN MUSEUM OF MILITARY HISTORY

Malayan Emergency Collection  

     Welcome to the Malaysian Emergency Collection, a gathering of Exhibits regarding the conflict between the British Empire and its loyal Malayan government and troops and the armed insurgency by Malayan Communists from 1948 into the 1960's and beyond in some form. This section is divided into various topics to include general background and overall histories, engagement histories and other original and linked to material.

Original Exhibits

Jungle Jocks, Service Paper Article on Royal Scots Fusiliers, by Eric Sewell, Malayan Emergency

Biography of R. G. E. Betts, Pte, 4 Section, 2 Pltn, A Coy, 2nd Bn, Royal Australian Regiment, British Forces, Malayan Emergency

Biography of Allan Robertson, Royal Scots Fusiliers, Scottish Division, British Forces, Malayan Emergency

Joseph Charles Tiley, Coldstream Guards, Malayan Emergency (new 7/15/01)

Biography of Peter A. Weston, 45 Sqdn, Tengah, Malaya, RAF

Collection Library, Titles of works on the Conflict

RAR in Malaya Collection, Photographs of Royal Australian Regt, Malayan Emergency

Loaned Exhibits

Items located outside of the Museum, Use Back Key To Return

656 Squadron Association, Air Observation Squadron veterans page with photos, honor roll, unit history

Air Command Squadrons, Royal Australian Air Force, With Unit Histories including service in Malayan Emergency

Australian Involvement - Malayan Emergency  Brief History of the Conflict and Australian contributions with references

End of The Insurgency, 1989 A Malayan Site setting forth stories of the final Surrender of the Communist Rebels

Malaysia, History of the land and context of the Emergency

Memories of the Malayan Emergency Brief Background by Malayan

Papers of John Noel Douglas Harrison (1911-1980), Index of Papers of Colonial Police Officer During Emergency

Red Star Over Malaya, Over All History of the War

W.O. Smith, Wife of: Australian Women on Penang Island during the Malayan Emergency Eileen Taylor-Moore, Very brief article

Spitfire - The Post War Years, Histtory of the Spitfire with its contributions to the Malayan War

The Founding of Modern Singapore, History of modern Singapore, including effect of Malayan Emergency

The Post-War Period, History of Malaysia with reference to the Emergency

LINKS

Aussie Vets Mark Anniversary, Article in Malayan Paper on Emergency Veterans

Battlefield Air Support, A Retrospective Assessment, A paper on ground attack with a one sentence reference to Malaya

Biography of Ronald Harry Wharton 1923-1983, Scientist who lived in Malaya during Emergency, very brief reference to Insurgency (do Find Insurgency to locate)

Hearts and Minds: The Role in Commercial Organizational Restructuring, A study of Hearts and Minds with brief reference to the concept's appearance in the Malayan Emergency

Helicopters, A description of English Helicopters from page on that type, lists types used in Emergency

National Malaya and Borneo Veterans Association, A page by Australian Veterans of the Conflict

National Malaya & Borneo Veterans Association in Colchester, Essex  covering Essex and Suffolk

THE HISTORY OF AIR-DROPPED LEAFLET PROPAGANDA, with brief reference to their use in Malaya

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