SAFVL attends VECONAC General Assembly in Brunei
  SAFVL attends VECONAC General Assembly in Brunei
16-member SAFVL delegation attends VECONAC meeting in Brunei Darussalam   Sixteen members including 10 observers formed the SAFVL delegation that attended the Veterans Confederation of ASEAN Countries (VECONAC) 29th Executive Board Meeting and 16th General Assembly from 6 Oct to 10 Oct 2016 in Brunei Darussalam.   The event which was hosted by the Ex-Soldiers Association of Brunei Darussalam (ESABD), also saw the handing over of the VECONAC Chair from the Myanmar...
C2D Ambassadors visit HDG
  C2D Ambassadors visit HDG
SAFVL C2D Ambassadors visit Harmony in Diversity Gallery   On 3 Oct 2016, 26 SAFVL C2D Ambassadors visited the Harmony in Diversity Gallery (HDG) at the Ministry of National Development Building Annexe B, Maxwell Road.   The Gallery, developed by MHA in collaboration with community partners and organisations, showcases Singapore's rich religious diversity and the importance of fostering a spirit of give and take, mutual respect and understanding, necessary to nurture...
Army Half Marathon
  Army Half Marathon
SAFVL veterans participate in SAFRA Singapore Bay Run & Army Half Marathon 28 August 2016 will remain a date well-remembered by 29 veterans from the SAF Veterans League as they gamely stepped up to participate in the SAFRA Singapore Bay Run & Army Half Marathon over distances of 5km, 10km and 21km.   The majority of them, 19 in total, took up the 5km challenge while four participated in the 10km race and six others pushed themselves over 21...
Posthumous awards for COL(RET) John Morrice
  Posthumous awards for COL(RET) John Morrice
VECONAC presents COL(RET) John Morrice with posthumous awards   Mr Andrew John Morrice (right) sharing his proud moment with SAFVL members Our former President SAFVL, the late COL(RET) John Morrice was conferred the title of 'Honorary President' at a special ceremony of the Veterans Confederation of ASEAN Countries (VECONAC) in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam on 7 October...
SAFVL holds Konfrontasi Memorial Ceremony on 10 March 2016
  SAFVL holds Konfrontasi Memorial Ceremony on 10 March 2016
We must always be alert and vigilant, respond quickly and decisively when a crisis hits. “What (extremist organisations) have in common is the goal to intimidate through violence, to create an aura of fear and uncertainty, to disrupt the lives of its target population.  But as we did in the 1960s, we must not allow fear to overwhelm us. Singaporeans rallied together to defend all that we owned, and to keep our hopes for a better future alive.” Warning that the threat of...