Sarawak Chapter Visit Ambrose Yap
15 Aug 18
Sarawak Chapter led by Maj Foo Ah Cheng (Rtd) organised a visit to 2nd Lt Ambrose Yap (Rtd) at Dr Ken Nursing Home in Kuching on 13 Aug 18 where he is recovering from a stroke that he had suffered. The group of 10 MACVs and wives comprises of Army and RMAF Veterans where Ambrose wife, Regina was also present. VP Army Maj Godfrey Chang (Rtd) was also present among the visiting MACVs. A basket of fruits plus a small gift were presented by RMAF Veteran Chew Teik Aun. Ambrose looks hale and hearty and was very please with the visit. He had joined Intake SSC 7 and had served for three and half years.
|Regina handling over Letter of Appreciation to Lt Col Dunging.|
|Group photo with Lt Col Dunging.
The group then visited Pengarah JHEV Sarawak, Lt Col Dunging Anak Serit at his office where Mrs Regina Yap thanked JHEV for the medical aids assistance rendered to Ambrose. Lt Col Dunging also handed over a donation of RM300.00 from Lt Col Annuar Basha Khan (Rtd). Sarawak Chapter enrolled Ambrose as MACVA member and assisted him in applying for assistance from JHEV Sarawak and managed to obtain a Ripple Mattress and a Commode Chair. MACVA would like to extend its sincere gratitude to Lt Col Dunging for assistance in obtaining these medical aids for Ambrose.
|Lunch with VP Army Maj Godfrey Chang (Rtd) after visit.|
|Ambrose Yap and Regina.|
The group then adjourned for lunch where it was a day of immense comradeship and fellowship. Kudos to Sarawak Chapter and Maj Foo Ah Cheng (Rtd) for organising the visit. This small gesture shows great camaraderie and comradeship among fellow MACVs and welldone 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.
Sarawak Chapter have earlier on 13 Mar 18 visited 2nd Lt Ambrose Yap Yin Sin (Rtd) at Dr Kenneth Nursing Home. The MACVs comprises of Kuching members who took time off to visit their comrade in arm to cheer him up and wish him well where Pengarah JHEV Sarawak, Lt Col Dunging Anak Serit was also present to show his support.