Who the Memorial is For
This Memorial would commemorate the service and sacrifice of servicemen and women of the Australian Defence Force who served in the Commonwealth Far East Strategic Reserve from 1948 to 1971.
The numbers injured from, or disabled by active service in both theatres is known to be considerable, and of course many have since died from medical legacies of their service discharged for this country over 50 years ago.
The Australian War Memorial records the following numbers of Australian Defence Force personnel killed whilst serving in the respective theatres:
Overall Commonwealth casualties from the Malayan Emergency were 1,961 and 425 from the Indonesian Confrontation.
Roll of Honour
The following links are to the Australian War Memorial's Roll of Honour, with results filtered for each conflict using the AWM's advanced search function.