Military of Singapore
The Singapore Armed Forces (abbreviation: SAF, Malay: Angkatan Bersenjata Singapura, Simplified Chinese: 新加坡武装部队; Tamil: சிங்கப்பூர் ஆயுதப்படை) is the military arm of the Total Defence of the ...
Military history of Singapore

The first infantry unit was formed at Raffles Institution by volunteers on 15 May 1901. Notable members include the first commissioned officer, Yusof Ishak, who later became Singapore's first pre...
National Service in Singapore
National Service in Singapore, (commonly known as NS), requires all male Singaporean citizens and second-generation permanent residents who have reached the age of 18 to register for national service ...
Recruit training
Recruit training, more commonly known as Basic Training and colloquially called boot camp, is the initial indoctrination and instruction given to new military personnel, enlisted and officer. After co...
Recruit training - Wikipedia
Camps and bases of the Singapore Armed Forces
The following is a list of the camps and bases of the Singapore Armed Forces. Since 1 April 2014, all camps have eased their camera phone restrictions after the trial from August 2012 to April 2013.
Counter-terrorism in Singapore
Counter-terrorism in Singapore is a series of measures implemented in Singapore to detect and prevent terrorism, and to minimise damage from such terrorist acts should they occur. These measures invol...
Singapore Armed Forces FC
Warriors Football Club is a Singaporean professional football club that plays in the top-tier S.League. Before they officially changed their name on 20 January 2013, they were previously known as the ...
Singapore Armed Forces FC - Wikipedia
Singapore Armed Forces ranks
The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) has two rank structures.One rank is structured similar to other military hierarchies in other countries. One major difference is that the SAF uses a unified rank struc...
Republic of Singapore Air Force
The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF, Chinese: 新加坡空军部队; Malay: Angkatan Udara Republik Singapura; Tamil: சிங்கப்பூர் ஆகாயப்படை) is the air arm of the Singapore Armed Forces. It was fi...
Republic of Singapore Air Force - Wikipedia
Republic of Singapore Navy
The Republic of Singapore Navy (Abbreviation: RSN; Malay: Angkatan Laut Republik Singapura; Chinese: 新加坡共和国海军部队; Tamil: சிங்கப்பூர் கடல் படை) is the naval component of the Singapore Armed ...
Republic of Singapore Navy - Wikipedia
Singapore Army
The Singapore Army (Chinese: 新加坡陆军部队, Malay: Tentera Singapura; Tamil: சிங்கப்பூர் தரைப்படை) is the branch of the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) defending Singapore by land military operatio...
Singapore Army - Wikipedia
SAF Medical Training Institute
The SAF Medical Training Institute (Abbreviation: SMTI, Malay: Institusi Latihan Perubatan Angkatan Bersenjata Singapura, Simplified Chinese: 新加坡武装部队医疗训练学院) has been the home and the cradle of the Sin...
SAF Medical Training Institute - Wikipedia
Specialist Cadet School
103°40′17.40″E / 1.3344056°N 103.6715000°E / 1.3344056; 103.6715000The Specialist Cadet School (abbreviation: SCS), formerly the School of Infantry Specialists (SISPEC), is th...
Operation Thunderstorm
Operation Thunderstorm was the codename for the Singapore Armed Forces's operation to contain refugees fleeing South Vietnam following the fall of Saigon in 1975.
Following the fall of Saigon on 3...
Tengah Air Base
Tengah Air Base (IATA: TGA, ICAO: WSAT) is a military airbase of the Republic of Singapore Air Force located at Tengah, in the western part of Singapore. The airbase is the most important airfiel...
Tengah Air Base - Wikipedia
42nd Battalion, Singapore Armoured Regiment
The 42nd Battalion, Singapore Armoured Regiment is one of the 4 armoured infantry battalions of the Singapore Army.
The Battalion was raised on 1 October 1971 at Selarang Barracks with a transfer ...
Physical Training Instructor (Singapore Armed Forces)
Physical Training Instructor (PTI) is a term used primarily in the British Armed Forces and British police, as well as some other Commonwealth countries, for an instructor in physical fitness.
In ...
Pingat Kehormatan
The Pingat Kehormatan (Medal of Honour) was instituted in 1970. The Medal may be awarded to any member of the Singapore Armed Forces or the Singapore Police Force who has performed any act or series o...
National Security Coordination Secretariat
The National Security Coordination Secretariat is a construct of the Singapore Government set up in 1999 within the Ministry of Defence. It was tasked to strengthen coordination amongst Singapore's ex...
SAF Warrant Officer School
SAF Warrant Officer School (SAFWOS) is a training school within the Pasir Laba Camp complex. In the new scheme, Third Warrant Officers (3WO) of all services aspiring to promote to higher ranks in the ...
Pingat Pentadbiran Awam (Tentera)
The Pingat Pentadbiran Awam (Tentera) (Public Administration Medal (Military)) is awarded to members of the Singapore Armed Forces for meritorious service in command or staff positions, and has three ...
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Warrant officer
A warrant officer (WO) is an officer in a military organization who is designated an officer by a warrant, as distinguished from a commissioned officer who is designated an officer by a commission, an...
Warrant officer - Wikipedia
Officer Candidate School
Officer Candidate School or Officer Cadet School (OCS) are institutions which train civilians and enlisted personnel in order for them to gain a commission as officers in the armed forces of a country...