Malayan Emergency
The Malayan Emergency (Malay: Darurat) was a Malayan guerrilla war fought between Commonwealth armed forces and the Malayan National Liberation Army (MNLA), the military arm of the Malayan Communi...
Malayan Emergency - Wikipedia
Foreign and Commonwealth Office migrated archives
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office migrated archives are sensitive and incriminating collections of documents from Britain's former colonial governments that were sent back to the UK (hence migrated)...
Klang War
The Klang War or Selangor Civil War took place in the Malay state of Selangor and was fought between Raja Abdullah bin Raja Jaafar, the administrator of Klang and Raja Mahadi bin Raja Sulaiman from 18...
Military history of New Zealand in Malaysia
The New Zealand armed forces saw action in Malaysia throughout the 1950s and 1960s, first as part of the British Commonwealth response to the Malayan Emergency, and then in defence of Malaysia in the ...
Military history of New Zealand in Malaysia - Wikipedia
Bukit Kepong Incident
Bukit Kepong Incident was an armed encounter which took place on 23 February 1950 between the Federation of Malaya Police and the gunmens of Malayan Communist Party during the Malayan Emergency. This ...
Larut War
Larut War was a series of four wars started in July 1861 and ended with the signing of the Pangkor Treaty of 1874. The conflict was fought among local Chinese secret societies over the control of mini...
Southern Rhodesian military involvement in the Malayan Emergency
Southern Rhodesia, then a self-governing colony of the United Kingdom, sent two military units to fight with the Commonwealth armed forces in the Malayan Emergency of 1948–60, which pitted the Commonw...
Southern Rhodesian military involvement in the Malayan Emergency - Wikipedia
Jementah Civil War
The Jementah Civil War happened in 1879 in Jementah, Sultanate of Johor when Tengku Alam Shah, the heir of Sultan Ali of Muar refused to give the district of Muar to the temporary administration of Su...
The Last Communist
The Last Communist (Malay: Lelaki Komunis Terakhir) is a 2006 Malaysian film described by director Amir Muhammad as a "semi-musical documentary". It is inspired by the leader of the disbanded Mal...
The Last Communist - Wikipedia
Special Operations Volunteer Force
The Special Operations Volunteer Force was a special program developed by the British and Malayan authorities during the Malayan Emergency. The unit existed from 1952 until the end of the Emergency in...
Special Operations Volunteer Force - Wikipedia
Perak War
The Perak War (1875-1876) took place between British and local forces in Perak, a state in northwestern Malaysia. The sultan of Upper Perak and other local chiefs attempted to end foreign influence in...
Military history of Australia during the Malayan Emergency
The Malayan Emergency (Anti-British National Liberation War) was a guerrilla war fought between Commonwealth armed forces and the Malayan National Liberation Army (MNLA), the military arm of the Malay...
Military history of Australia during the Malayan Emergency - Wikipedia
Death of Lau Yew
The Death of Lau Yew took place at the beginning of the Malayan Emergency. British security forces clashed with those of the Malayan Communist Party resulting in the death of one of their key leaders,...
Baling Talks
The Baling Talks were held in Malaya in 1956 in an attempt to resolve the Malayan Emergency situation. The main participants were Chin Peng, David Marshall and Tunku Abdul Rahman. The talks were unsuc...
Royal Malay Regiment
The Royal Malay Regiment (Malay: Rejimen Askar Melayu DiRaja; Jawi: ريجيمن عسكر ملايو دراج) is the premier unit of the Malaysian Army's two infantry regiments. At its largest, the Malay Regiment c...
Royal Malay Regiment - Wikipedia
Batang Kali massacre
The Batang Kali massacre was the killing of 24 unarmed villagers by British troops on 12 December 1948 during the Malayan Emergency. The incident occurred during counter-insurgency operations against ...
Circumstances prior to the Malayan Emergency
In 1948, the Communists and the British colonial government in Malaya entered a period of guerrilla fighting which has become known to history as the Malayan Emergency.The name derives from the state ...
Policewoman of Malaysia
The Policewoman of the Royal Malaysia Police was first established during the Malayan emergency period, when local women were recruited as Special Police. In August 1955, the Policewoman Unit was offi...
Policewoman of Malaysia - Wikipedia
Commission for the Pacification of Larut
The Commission for the Pacification of Larut, whose terms of reference, among others, was to arrange for an amicable settlement relating to the Larut tin mines, was established by Sir Andrew Clarke on...
Commission for the Pacification of Larut - Wikipedia
Sungai Siput Incident
The Sungai Siput Incident is an event that marked the beginning of the Malayan Emergency on 16 June 1948. Three European plantation managers were killed at Sungai Siput, Perak.Elphil Estate manager A....
New Village
New Villages (Chinese: 新村 pinyin: xīn cūn; Malay: Kampung Baru), also known as Chinese New Villages (Chinese: 华人新村 pinyin: huá rén xīn cūn), are settlements created during the waning days of Briti...
New Village - Wikipedia
Briggs' Plan
Briggs' Plan was a military plan devised by British General Sir Harold Briggs shortly after his appointment in 1950 as Director of Operations in the anti-communist war in Malaya. The plan aimed to def...
Assassination of Sir Henry Gurney
The Assassination of Sir Henry Gurney took place at the height of the Malayan Emergency. The British High Commissioner Sir Henry Gurney was killed by members of the Malayan Communist Party on his way ...
Malayan Races Liberation Army
The Malayan National Liberation Army (MNLA), often mistranslated as the Malayan Races Liberation Army or MRLA, was a guerrilla army based in the Malayan peninsula and Singapore. It originally fought t...
Malayan Races Liberation Army - Wikipedia
Malayan Communist Party
The Malayan Communist Party (MCP), officially known as the Communist Party of Malaya (CPM), was founded in 1930 and laid down its arms in 1989. It is most famous for its role in the Malayan Emergency...
Malayan Communist Party - Wikipedia