Awarded for operational service in the Burma Campaign
Army : Service in any part of Burma between 11th December 1941
and 2nd September 1945, Bengal and Assam between 1st May 1942 and
31st December 1943, and 1st January and 2nd September 1945, China
and Malaya between 16th February 1942 and 2nd September 1945.
RAF : Aircrew, one operational sortie. Non-aircrew as Army.
Royal Navy and Merchant Navy : Confined to area of Bay of
Bengal including the Malacca Straits.
For further information on the Burma Star and the Burma
Campaign visit the
Burma Star Association Website