crossed white kukris on dark green background (faded)
Worn by 2Lt Prince while serving with 1st Bn Sherwood Foresters in Malaya, Feb 1960 - Jun 1961. 1 Sherwoods appear to have joined the Brigade in 1960.
The Brigade was formed in Negri Sembilam, Malaya, in July 1950. It stayed in Malaya until January 1962 when Brigade HQ, 1/6 Gurkha Rifles and elements of Gurkha Engineers transferred to the UK where they merged with elements of 51st Infantry Brigade to form 51st Gurkha Brigade.