Pingat Jasa (Malaysia Service Medal)

The Pingat Jasa Malaysia (PJM) or Malaysia Service Medal is a special commemorative medal of service awarded by the Malaysian government to eligible United Kingdom Service personnel who served from Independence until the end of Confrontation in the security of Malaysia, during the period 31 August 1957 and 12 August 1966 inclusive. Categories of eligibility

Category 1 (a) Those members of the United Kingdom Force who were on the posted strength of a unit or formation and served in the prescribed operational area of Malaysia and Singapore, in direct support of operations in Malaysia for 90 consecutive days or more, in the aggregate, as follows:

(1) Malaysia during the period 31 August 1957 and 12 August 1966 inclusive; (2) Singapore during the period 31 August 1957 and 9 August 1965 inclusive.

Category 2 Verification of service

Only applications with proof of service will be considered.

For further information contact: 

Military Defence Advisor, High Commission of Malaysia. 45 Belgrave Square Westminster London SW1X 8QT