85th Army Day
3 Mac 18
The Malaysian Army celebrated its 85th Army Day on 1 Mac 18 with a parade at the Army Basic Training Centre (PUSASDA), Port Dickson where the Chief of Army Gen Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Zulkiple bin Hj Kassim delivered the Army Day Message. The parade comprised of 159 officers, 3,630 soldiers with 12 officers and soldiers from the Mounted Ceremonial Squadron (SIB) was led by Maj Gen Hassan bin Ali, Commander of Special Service Group (GGK).
Kudos to Lt Col Ir Raymond Goh (Rtd), Maj David Chow Yun Kai (Rtd) and Capt Loo Choon Chew (Rtd) who represented MACVA at the parade. Also present at the event were Brig Gen Toh Choon Siang and Brig Gen Ho Hin Chai. MACVA wishes the Chief of Army and all his officers and soldiers a happy 85th Army Day and every success in carrying out the defence of our beloved country.