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Brunei revolt

A patrol of 1/7 Gurkhas Were Guided To a Camp In The Mangrove

Saturday May 18, 1963

On 18 May, a patrol of 1/7 Gurkhas were guided by an informer to a camp in the mangrove. They flushed a party of rebels towards an ambush. Ten rebels were killed or captured. They were the remnants of TNKU headquarters and one of the wounded, shot in the hip, was Yassin Affendi.