Malayan Emergency Commemorative Service At God's Little Acre Batu Gajah
25 Jun 24

On Saturday 23 Jun 24, MACVA attended the Malayan Emergency Commemorative Service held at God's Little Acre Batu Gajah. The event was organied by the Malaysian Palm Oil Assoiation. Representing MACVA were Wong Kwai Yinn, Bobby Khor, Ooi Kah Biew and Su Bee Peng.

The Commemorative Service started at 7.30 at the Holy Trinity Church Batu Gajah. This was followed by the Wreath Laying Ceremony at God's Little Acre. Deputy Head of Mission, British High Commissioner; Mr David Wallace gave the opening speech. This was followed by the Sounding of the Last Post and Two Minutes Silence observed. Prayers were conducted by Rev. Andrew Doraisingam and Venerable John Kennady Samuel. Mr David Wallace led the wreath laying ceremony followed by guests present. The very meaning event ended with lunch at the nearby Batu Gajah Golf Club.

LR: WONG KWAI YINN, MOH YEW MUN, LEONG SWEE THIN, LEE AH LIEK, YEONG KOK FU, DR LEONG POH NAM, WONG CHAN VOON, SAM FOONG SOW, WENDY TAN SIEW KIOK (SEATED), BOBBY KHOR KIM SENG, TAN SEE KIAT, SU BEE PENG.
NOT IN PITURE: SIAH CHONG SENG, LOH JIN KHENG.
LR: KONG CHEOH PENG, CHEW SENG CHYE, BRIAN WONG KAI LOEN.

Ipoh Chapter Members Receive PJM Award
25 Jun 24

15 MACVs from Ipoh and Taiping received their PJM Award at a investiture ceremony held at Lumut Naval Base on 12 Jun 24. Presenting the awards to the Veterans at the ceremony was Deputy Chief of RMN Vice Admiral Dato' Zulhelmy bin Ithnain. MACVA would like to registere its appreciation and thanks to Pengarah JHEV Perak Mej Noor Yahya bin Sulaiman and staff for all asistances rendered. MACVA congratulates all recipients as follow:-
Moh Yew Mun;
Leong Swee Thin;
Lee Ah Liek
Yeong Kok Fu;
Dr Leong Poh Nam;
Wong Chan Voon;
Wendy Tan Siew Kiok;
Bobby Khor Kim Seng;
Tan See Kit;
Su Bee Peng;
Siah Chong Seng;
Loh Jin Keng;
Chew Seng Chye;
Brian Wong Kai Loen;
Kong Cheoh Peng.

MACVs Welfare Visit
On 2nd June 2024, MACVA President Captain Dato’ Lee Kwang Lock (R) and CM Cdr Ang Chin Hup (R) visited Cdr Goh Tok Woo (R) at the University Hospital. Cdr Goh, a senior RMN communication specialist who retired from the navy on 27th November 1989 had a fall at his nursing home and admitted to the hospital 2 weeks earlier. He is later visited by Hon Sec Tony Ho on 4th June 2024. MACVA wishes Cdr Goh speedy recovery and discharged from the hospital soon.