|Conflict||Second World War, 1939-1945|
|Date from||5 January 1945|
|Date to||7 January 1945|
Awarded for participation in operations to secure a line between the village of Abau, on the northern New Guinea coast, and Malin further south. The attainment of this line completed the clearance of a stretch of coastal hinterland north of the Danmap River.