The Indonesian Confrontation
helicopters from 66 Squadron, RAF were based in Brunei.
HMS Albion was deployed in 1962. HMS Bulwark in 1964.
845 and 846 Naval Air Squadrons were deployed in 1963.
848 Naval Air Squadron deployed in 1965.
4th May 1963, a Belvedere Helicopter XG473 crashed near Long Merarap in the
Trusan Valley, Sarawak, killing all nine passengers and crew.
The Memorial wall, Terendak camp near Malacca:
Flight-Lieutenant A.P.J. Dobson RAF
Flight-Lieutenant D.R.E. Viner RAF
Corporal (Tech) J.L. Williams RAF
Major H.A.I. Thompson MC (RF & 22 SAS)
Major R.H.D. Norman MBE (Para & 22 SAS)
Corporal M.P. Murphy (Para and 22 SAS)
Captain J. Cornington (RF and 22 SAS)
M.H. Day (Foreign Office)
D. Reddish (The Borneo Company)
Erected in 1965 to the memory of those members of the British security forces who lost their lives while serving at Nanga Gaat.
Hapgood, RN - killed 12 April 1965. Helicopter
Lance-Corporal W.J. Jack, Royal Army Medical Corps - killed 12 April 1965. Helicopter crash.
Lieutenant J.A.C. Morgan, RN - killed 9 April 1965. Helicopter crash.
964629 Acting-Petty-Officer Michael John Parry (HMS Bulwark) - killed in an accident 17 November 1964. Buried in St. Johns Anglican cemetery Sibu (moved to Cheras Road CWGC Cemetery, Kuala Lumpur)
Lieutenant R. Robertson, RN - killed 12 April 1965. Helicopter crash.
NAM A. Rothwell, RN - killed 12 April 1965. Helicopter crash.
Lieutenant M.R. Thompson RN - killed 4 March 1965. Helicopter crash at Ulu Sungai Puro.
Aircrewman REA A.J. Williams - killed 4 March 1965. Helicopter crash at Ulu Sungai Puro.
Sergeant B. Bexton
- 22 Regiment SAS. Killed 7th June 1964. Aged 27.
An SAS patrol leading a platoon of the 2/7th Gurkhas was ambushed by Indonesian troops, near Long Pa Sia, Sabah, close to the Indonesian Border. Grave at Kranji Cemetery, Singapore.