This honour was awarded for participation in the engagements in the Muar area, as well as the subsequent fighting withdrawal by Australian and Indian troops to Simpang Jeram and Parit Sulong, as Commonwealth troops were forced back by the Japanese.
CategoryBattle honours
Date from16 January 1942
Date to23 January 1942
Related units
  • 2/19th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 2/29th Australian Infantry Battalion