4th Battalion – The Frontier Force Regiment (4 FF)

4 FF was in the Sialkot sector and at the beginning of the war company detachments were sent to various places including Jassar. Later 4 FF was concentrated at Zafarwal where its commanding officer, Lieutenant-Colonel A. Latif, who had been earlier posted out, handed over to Lieutenant-Colonel M. Hayat. The battalion was attacked several times by large elements of 4th Indian Division but at the ceasefire they were still holding Zafarwal. Lieutenant-Colonel M. Hayat was awarded a Sitara-e-Jurat for his gallant handling of the battalion.