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...
SAFVL: The Journey Continues
  SAFVL: The Journey Continues
SAFVL video commemorates 25 years of the League   Eight minutes on video with pioneer SAFVL members, highlighting the roles that veterans continue to play to share their operational and life experiences with our younger generation.   It also features interviews with LG (RET) Winston Choo, our first and longest serving Chief of Defence Force, BG (NS) Winston Toh, SAFVL president, Professor Walter Woon, CO 2SIR LTC Clarence Cai, a 2SIR officer 2LT Eielson Low, and school...
SAFVL Attends Meeting @ Sopot, Poland
  SAFVL Attends Meeting @ Sopot, Poland
SAFVL attends World Veterans Federation meeting in Sopot, Poland   An SAFVL delegation attended the WVF 28th General Assembly in Sopot, Poland in September 2015, joining some 240 delegates from other member countries at the meeting.    Out of the SAFVL’s 31-member delegation, 28 went as observer members including some who came with their wives, to support the main delegation of three.  And they all paid their own way there.   Special thanks to...