Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Date from 26 January 1942
Date to 27 January 1942
Category Battle honours

This honour was awarded for participation in the ambush at Jemaluang, on the east coast of Johore, Malaya. At Jemaluang Australian troops of the 22nd Infantry Brigade, including the 2/18th Infantry Battalion, successfully ambushed the invading Japanese troops, inflicting heavy casualties on the enemy. The battle honour is unique to the 2/18th.

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