The Battle of Kapyong
The Battle of Kapyong was a battle of the Korean War during the Chinese Fifth Phase Offensive. During the Battle, in April 1951, the 3rd Battalion distinguished itself with a spirited defence against the advancing Chinese. For its stand and successful withdrawal the Battalion was awarded the United States Distinguished Unit Citation.
Kapyong Company has the Fighting Rat as the Company Mascot. Known affectionately as 'The Rats', Kapyong prides itself on its high Company morale and faith in the Rat.
The Company colour is black.