SPHS : Std. VIII(A) [1958-59]

Std. VIII (A) [1958 – 59]

Photo provided by Dr. Thane Oke Kyaw Myint (SPHS60).


The photo was taken in Std VIII in SPHS (St. Paul’s High School) for the academic year 1958 – 59.

Many have now retired. A few names are missing.

Front Row:

  • Robert Ba Maung: Chief Engineer, Mercantile Marine, now living in Liverpool
  • Commander Myint Ngwe, Burma Navy DSA 6th. batch
  • Robert Gale (Khin Maung Oo), BE (EC), biomedical engineer BPI, now in Charlotte, N.C.
  • Dr. Thane Oke Kyaw Myint
  • Dr. Khin Zaw PhD (Moscow) retired as Rector, Institute of Education
  • Wilbert Hoe (Dr. Thein Myint), Senior Ophthalmologist London


  • Saya U Nyunt Maung
  • Brother Gerald
  • Brother Peter
  • Saya Chapman

Second Row:

  • Dr. Harry Kyaw Tun, DDS – Dental Surgeon studied in East Germany but now in united Germany after the fall of the Berlin Wall
  • Dr. Ho Shak Lim FRCP, Senior Physician Hong Kong
  • Dr. Kyaw San Win, Rtd. Medical Superintendent Yangon Ortho, Hospital
  • Dexter Lwin (Thaung Lwin), BE (EC) senior IT Engineer IBM Rangoon & Singapore
  • Dr. Myo Aung Khin Retd. Manager Immunization Programme Dept. of Health

Third Row:

  • Prof. Saw Naing, Prof. of Medicine IM1
  • Tin Maung Aye, Deputy DG, Ministry of Foreign Affairs – he was the younger brother of Dr. Aye Maung Than, DSMA
  • Col. Hla Myint, OTS 31st.batch – Retd. Colonel (Infantry & Police), Home Ministry
  • Dr. Myint Tun (Henry), PhD Birmingham, in Chemistry residing in LA, winner of Matthew Hunter Medal RASU
  • Prof. Min Lwin, Orthopaedics
  • Dr. Herbert Liou, Hong Kong;

Fourth Row:

  • Prof. Than Toe, Rehab. & Physical Medicine RGH
  • Lt. Cmdr. Aung Shwe, BN;

Last Row:

  • Myo Myint BE (EC) – Mathematical Genius Retired from PPIC – elder brother of Dr. Ba Han Texas
  • Than Htut, BE (Mech) – Defense Industries
  • Mor Eng Way (Aye Ngwe) – Retd. Senior Radiologist, Former Comdr. USN, Walter Reed Hospital
  • Nyunt Tin (George Chiong), Retd. Prof of Paed. Anesthesiology Chicago – he is the second of four brilliant Chiong brothers, the eldest Chiong Boo Chiong PhD (Dr. Hla Shwe, Nuclear Physics)

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