FIRST NS AREA TURNS 35
 

Prepared by Chen Yun Jin

 

On the 29th March 2008 the First N.S. Area celebrated its 35th Anniversary at the Min Kok Restaurant Seremban.

Since its inauguration in 1973, the First N.S. Area has successfully completed a variety of projects for the members every year. In addition, the First NS Area has a long history of achievements in the National Home Nursing & First Aid Competition.

Among the activities carried in commemoration of the Anniversary was the 35th Anniversary Cadet Camp which was held from 18th – 21st December 2007 at National Service Camp, Kem Seri Perkasa Mantin. A Blood Donation Drive themed ‘A Unit of Blood Immeasurable Kindness’ was held on the 1st and 2nd March 2008 at Jusco Seremban 2.

Many former members from far and near attended the dinner. Distinguished guests at the jubilee celebration were SJAM Commander-in-Chief, Dato’ Dr Low Bin Tick and wife Datin Regina Low, Acting Chief-of-Staff (Operation) Cum Hon. Secretary General Mr. Lai See Ming and wife Mdm. Wong Lai Hwa, State Commander Dato’ Goh Siow Huat and Dato’ Hon Choon Kim Area President of the First NS Area.

   
 
 
  Guest of Honour cutting the Anniversary Cake
   
 

Officers from Negeri Sembilan, Malacca, Wilayah Persekutuan and Batu Pahat, past and present members of the First NS Area and their family as well as well wishers were present.

Judging by the many happy faces and pleasant conversations, the four hundred guests enjoyed their evening. Members from the past and present were mingling and exchanging hugs and handshakes. Amongst the alumni of the Area include Mr. Lai See Ming who was then the Area Cadet Officer, now SJAM Acting Chief-of-Staff (Operation) CUM Honorary Secretary General.

The highlight of the ceremony was the launching of the First NS Area Website by Commander-in-Chief Dato Dr. Low Bin Tick

  NS State Commander Dato’ Goh Siow Huat presenting the Anniversary Souvenir  to Commander-in-Chief Dato Dr, Low Bin Tick
   
 
 
 
L-R A/S/O Mr. Soong Lum Hee, A/S/O Mr. Chen Yun Jin, A/S/O Mr. Lim  Chun Kit, Commander-in-Chief Dato’ Dr. Low Bin Tick, NS State Commander Dato’ Goh Siow Huat, First N.S. Area President Dato’ Hon Choon Kim, First N.S. Area Commander Mr. Philip Chew, Deputy Area Commander Mr. Padi Singam, A/S/(N) Mdm. Wong Lai Hwa                   Performance by 10th Seremban Combined members
 
 

Front Row L-R (seated): Deputy Area Commander Mr. Padi Singam, A/S/(N) Mdm. Wong Lai Hwa, Acting Chief-of-Staff (Operation) Mr. Lai See Ming, First N.S. Area President Dato’ Hon Choon Kim, SJAM Commander-in-Chief Dato’ Dr. Low Bin Tick, Negeri Sembilan State Commander Dato’ Goh Siow Huat, First N.S. Area Commander Mr. Philip Chew, A/M/O Dr. Low Kwai Siong, A/N/O Mdm. Teo Sook Hong, A/S (O) Mr. Yap Kar Hoong

Second Row L-R: A/S/O Mr. Lim Chun Kit, A/S/O Mr. Chen Yun Jin, A/S/O Mr. Ng Hwa Chuan, A/S/O Mr. Gary Cheok Soon Wern, A/S/O Mr. Soong Lum Hee
 
 
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