RETIRED ARMED FORCES OFFICERS’ reunion – 2009
We trust you have received our circular on the above. We have sent the circular by normal
post to more than 3,500 retired officers from the three Services, whose addresses are with us.
We kindly request you to respond by returning the “Participation Proforma” and your “Personal
Particulars”, soonest even though you may not be attending any of the reunion activities.
UPDATE ! UPDATE ! UPDATE !
1. Reunion Golf. Tuesday, 10th November 2009. Tee Off at 0800 hrs.
With thanks to Tan Sri Ahmad bin Johan, President of NADI, the venue is now changed to
Tropicana Golf & Country Resort. Other arrangements including the amount that each
golfer has to pay (RM150.00) remain the same. However, if you are a member of
Tropicana Golf & Country Resort, you only need to pay RM100.00.
As at 9th October 2009, 54 golfers have registered their interest to participate.
We are accepting only 100 golfers on the basis of the first 100 who registered and have made
A letter has been sent by the Secretariat to request for payment. Please send your payment to
confirm your participation soonest otherwise you may not be in the 100 list.
In addition to the individual competition (System 36), there will be an Inter-Team competition.
Each team will comprise of four golfers from the same Intake or Corps/Regiments (for the Air
Force and Navy, from the same Service). So please round up four of your best Intake/Corps
/Regiment/Service golfers to make up the team.
Brig Jen Dato’ Mohd Hashim bin Hj Abu, (Bersara), (FMC Regular Intake 8, Ex-Engr), Chairman
of the Reunion Golf Sub-Committee and his members are making the necessary arrangements
to ensure that we will have a good golf day.
- Majlis Tahlil. Tuesday, 10th November 2009. 1845 hrs to 2100 hrs.
Masjid Kem Wardieburn, Kuala Lumpur
As at 9th October 2009, 63 retired officers and 23 wives and 5 family members
have registered their interest to attend the Majlis Tahlil & Doa Selamat. There is no limit to the
number attending but we need to know the number attending for catering purpose.
We are not imposing any payment but your “sedekah” for this holy cause is most welcomed.
We have someone to sponsor the printing of the “Surah Yasin”
but are yet to get someone to sponsor the “kenduri” .
Brig Jen Dato’ Mustapha Khalil bin Ismail, (Bersara), (FMC SSC Intake 5, Ex-RAMD),
Chairman of the Majlis Tahlil & Doa Selamat Sub-Committee and his members
are getting the support of the Commander and staff of Markas 12 Brigade for this function.
3. Visit To UPNM, Kem Sungai Besi. Wednesday, 11th November 2009.
1000 hrs to 1230 hrs.
As at 9th October 2009, 63 retired officers and 23 wives and 5 family members have registered
their interest to visit UPNM. The visit is open to all retired officers, their wives and family
members (including, anak and cucu saudara), who would like to know about UPNM and its
On your own, you may not get the same reception that you’ll get through this visit as arranged
by us. Mej Jen Datuk Abd Kadir bin Nordin, (Bersara), (FMC SSC Intake 4, Ex-RAMD),
Chairman of the Visit to UPNM and his members have been liaising with the
Vice-Chancellor and staff of UPNM on this visit.
- Reunion Dinner. Wednesday, 11th November 2009. 2000 hrs to 2400 hrs.
Dewan Perdana Felda, Jalan Maktab, Kuala Lumpur.
As at 9th October 2009, 215 retired officers and 70 wives have individually responded
“coming” for the dinner. Another 30 tables have been “booked” by the various intakes and
retired Corps/Regimental organizations. We believe more will respond within the next two
weeks or so and we will achieve our target of 1,000 attendance by the dinner date,
the maximum number that Dewan Perdana Felda can accommodate.
DYMM Raja Perlis has confirmed his royal presence together with DYMM Raja Perempuan Perlis.
We are yet to get confirmation on the royal presence of SPB Yang DiPertuan Agong
and SPB Raja Permaisuri Agong and the attendance of the other dignitaries.
Your Reunion Dinner Sub-Committee, chaired by Mej Dato’ Haji Mohd Said bin Harun, (Bersara)
(FMC Regular Intake 10, ex-Engr) is making the necessary preparations to ensure that the
Reunion Dinner will not be just another “kenduri kahwin”, since it will be held at Dewan Perdana Felda.
It will be an enjoyable and memorable one - a night for us to reminisce the good old days,
to acquaint anew and to renew the bond of friendship and esprit-de-corps amongst us.
The Secretariat has sent the letters requesting for payment to those who have indicated their interest to attend the dinner.
Please send your payment to confirm your attendance otherwise your seat (s) may be given to some other retired officers.
Please note that we have sent the reunion circulars to more than 3,500 retired officers from the three Services and we expect
a good turnout. As such we will only confirm your seat (s) and send you the invitation card (s) after your payment.
Seating will be by Intakes/Service/Corps/Regiments or other grouping.
Table allocation will be on “first come first serve” basis.
So if you have not indicated your attendance please do so immediately.
Please inform your Intake/Service/Corps/Regiment Members, who may not
be in receipt on this circular, on the above updates.
For further information please contact any member of the Organizing Committee
or the Secretariat at 03-78800349 or through this email address.
Lt Kol Dato’ Nawawi bin Mat Desa
FMC Regular Intake 6, RAMD, (1963-1983)