MACVA MYR Project at SMJK Sin Min on 23 Jun 2019 (Siri2)
8 Jul 19
MACVA together with Cawangan Tenaga Kerja – Bahagian Perkhdmatan Anggota, Markas Angkatan Tentera Malaysia (CTK-BPA, MK ATM) and teams from Sel Promosi MK Tentera Darat (MKTD)/ MK Tentera Laut (MTL)/MK Tentera Udara (MTU) and Maktab Tentera DiRaja (MTD), concluded another MYR program on 23 Jun 2019.
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Front Cover. Back Cover.

MEMOIRS of the Malaysian Armed Forces Veterans
11 Apr 19
Spanning 70 years from the time of the Malayan Emergency in 1948 till now, little is recorded of the contribution of the Malayan and later, Malaysian Armed Forces, certainly not from the perspective of the local military.

There are numerous publications and books on the Malayan campaign by the British forces but most of these narratives are of people looking in from the outside. It is time that local people who were directly involved re-count their experiences.

The Malay regiment, Police Force, Special Branch, Federation regiment, Home Guards, Rangers and different corps of the Malayan Armed Forces contributed to the defence of the nation in the Malayan Emergency and later in Confrontation and Counter Insurgency warfare. Besides the Army, this book also describes the roles of the Royal Malaysian Air Force and Royal Malaysian Navy in the war and how the corps was established.

Besides defending the nation, the Armed Forces also participated in many successful United Nation peacekeeping missions and local civic actions that benefited the public.

The Malaysian Chinese Armed Forces veterans who contributed significantly in the early years decided to take the lead in narrating their experiences. There are two parts to this book. Part 1 is an introduction or preamble, that describes milestone events that occurred and Part 2 are personal experiences as narrated by the veterans.

Two key elements in this book deserve attention - the narratives of the veterans who were in the events that occurred some 7 decades ago and the invaluable artefacts such as photographs, newspaper clippings and personal effects which act as time capsules, providing us with snapshots into their lives back then.

As this book was taking shape, some of the veterans who contributed articles, have passed on. This memoir preserves their thoughts and records their journey.

Please contact the following persons if you are interested to purchase this book at the cost of RM70.00 not inclusive of delivery and postage charges.
David Chow Yun Kai at 012 311 0186
Lim Wai Fah at 012 398 6160
Sky Chen Ka Kim at 019 276 6488

Thank You for your kind support!

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