Old China Town KL The Malaya Study Group Selangor SG 87

TThe Malaya Study Group exists for collectors of the stamps, postal stationery and postal history of the states of Peninsular Malaysia which until 1963 formed the Federation of Malaya, including the Straits Settlements of Malacca, Penang and Singapore, the Federated Malay States, Negri Sembilan and Sungei Ujong, Pahang, Perak and Selangor and the Unfederated States, Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Trengganu. The Society has a JOURNAL, "The Malayan Philatelist" and a NEWSLETTER supplied free to members, EXCHANGE PACKETS, AUCTIONS and has produced a number of significant PUBLICATIONS on the stamps and postal history of the area.

Malaya Postal Stationery 1937 - 1947 

Review in The London Philatelist 2011 by John Jackson FRPSL

  • There are 93 pages of text and illustrations, with  a Scarcity Guide on all items.A4 size perfect bound in full colour.   

  • The scope is: Stationery in use in 1937, the 1941 provisional upratings, Imperial Forces in Malaya, Japanese Occupation and British Military Administration.  

  • It is the result of many years work by the Malaya Study Group, with information from members around the world, and is highly recommended to Postal Stationery enthusiasts, King George VI specialists and anyone interested in the philately of Malaya.


How Members can buy it:

World wide :

Peter Cockburn

High Garth
Stockcroft Road
West Sussex RH17 6LG

01444 811004



Cheques should be made payable to "Malaya Study Group" in Pounds Sterling or payment should be in US dollar notes. Payment by US dollar cheques must include an additional US$8 to cover cost of conversion.

Enquiries from non members and trade welcome



The Malaya Study Group website was originally created by the late John Morgan, to whom we are indebted for his pioneering dedication to the Group.

WebMaster: KewSoft Web Director Nick Hackney (malayastudygroup@hotmail.co.uk) Telephone & Fax: (44)-(0)208 876 7567