On the base of the monument bears the inscriptions in Malay with Jawi script;
- "Memperingati perwira-perwira yang berjuang untuk menegakkan keamanan dan kebebasan. Moga-moga Allah cucurkan rahmat ke atas mereka"
- and English with Roman script:
- "Dedicated to the heroic fighters in the cause of peace and freedom,
- May the blessing of Allah be upon them"
In 27 August 1975, it suffered extensive damage due to an explosion set off by a communist terrorist. The restoration was completed on 11 May 1977.
There is also another monument called cenotaph, which was set up during the British administration, to commemorate the fallen heroes during the 1st and 2nd World Wars and during the Malayan Emergency , which lasted from 1948 until 1960.On it is written it is written;