MAF Emblem



The Crest of the Malaysian Armed Forces has the symbolic elements of the three  services.  The fourteen pointed star represents the fourteen states in Malaysia whereas the Keris highlights the warrior spirit of the Malays in Peninsular Malaysia.  The Sarawak Parang together with the Keris represents the fighting spirit that is together shared with the indigenous people of Sabah and Sarawak in defending the nation.  The Hawk represents the Royal Malaysian Air Force and the Anchor signifies the Royal Malaysian Navy protecting our territorial waters.