Charity and Useful Works
L to R:Lt Col Fabian Wong Boon Soon (Rtd), 2nd Lt Fu Chee Ming (Rtd) PGB, Lt Col John Lai Kim Chee (Rtd), Maj Foo Ah Cheng (Rtd), Lt Col Dunging Anak Serit and 2nd Lt Ambrose Yap Yin Sin (Rtd).

MACVs Welfare Visit
13 Mar 18
MACVs visited 2nd Lt Ambrose Yap Yin Sin (Rtd) at Dr Kenneth Nursing Home, Kuching recently. He is recovering from a stroke that he had suffered. The MACVs comprises of Kuching Chapter members who visit their comrade in arm to cheer him up and wish him well. Pengarah JHEV Sarawak, Lt Col Dunging Anak Serit was also present to show his support. This small gesture shows great camaraderie and comradeship among fellow MACVs. Kudos to all who have made the effort. It is one of MACVA objectives to render assistance and support to its Veteran members who are in dire need of help and we pray for his speedy recovery.

Group Photo at HAT Tuanku Mizan main lobby.

MACVA Visit Hospital Angkatan Tentera (HAT) Tuanku Mizan
2 Mac 18
MACVA visited patients at HAT Tuanku Mizan on 28 Feb 18. Besides being a social responsibility, the visit was a gesture to share the greetings and joy of the Chinese New Year with them. MACVs gathered at the hospital Main Lobby by 8.30 am where gift bags were handover to HAT Tuanku Mizan staff to be prepositioned at the respective wards. They then separated into 4 prearranged groups to begin the visit at 9.30 am. Some 150 patients, from young infants to the elderly received gift bags and angpows in the Malaysian spirit of sharing and giving.

Representing MACVA for the visit includes:-
President Maj Tan Pau Son (Rtd) and Mrs Diana Tan,
VP RMN Lt Cdr Phua Hean Sim RMN (Rtd) and Mrs Susan Puah,
VP RMAF LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd) and Mrs Jesryne Joe,
First Admiral Datuk Kay Hai Thuan RMN (Rtd) and Datin Joyce Tan,
Honorary Secretary Lt Col Wong Ah Jit (Rtd),
Lt Col Carol Loo Lee Fum (Rtd),
Honorary Tresurer Lt Mary Koh RMN (Rtd),
Maj Andrew Teoh (Rtd),
Maj David Chow Yun Kai (Rtd),
Maj Lim Wai Fah RMAF (Rtd),
Maj Ong You Chai (Rtd),
Maj Ng Joo Chay (Rtd),
WO1 Mike Teoh Chong Kooi RMAF (Rtd),
CPO Chen Ka Kim RMN (Rtd) and
CPO Tony Ho Weng Kong RMN (Rtd).

MACVA would like to extend our gracious thanks to the Commanding Officer of the HAT Tuanku Mizan, Brig Gen Dato' Dr Zulkeffeli bin Mat Jusoh for accommodating the visit. Kudos to VP RMAF LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd) for sponsoring the 150 angpows. We would also like to extend our sincere gratitudes to Kol Hamdan bin A. Samad and Kol (Dr) Loh Sheau Torng for generously facilitating the visit.

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