By U Aye
It was the first school established by the De La Salle Brothers in Burma.
St.Patrick’s HS. Moulmein, Clock Tower and boarding house, upstairs, examination hall below.
Photos taken in 2016, when I visited Moulmein
Our class photo V B
Our class photo VII Std
Class teacher Bro. Sebastian.
I met Bro Sebastain during our first year at Leikkone in 1958-59 while he was attending BAed.
Ko Ko Lay (UCC) first row, sitting second from left.
U Aye (M62), second row, sitting second from right.
B. Singh (RU goalkeeper) third row, first from right,
Myo Lwin (M63), third row third from right.
Absentees : Kyaw Win (M62), Peter Gale.
Bro Canice was Bro Director,
House Master Mr. E. Swarris,
House Capt. Dr. Aung Myin (Eye, passed away in UK around 2018),
U Win Naing (MS pulp and paper)(CRO) third row, fourth from right,
U Aye, third row, third from right.
Our matriculation class 1955-56
Bro Austin, Bro Director,
Bro Wilfrid, Class teacher,
U Tun Shwe ,Myanmar Sar,
Mr. DeMonte, Moral and Manners.
Dr. Thet Lwin (Statistics),
B. Singh (RU goalkeeper),
medical doctors Dr JK Sinha (UK), Dr Rafi, Dr Rajani Vora, India,
Capt. Aung Myint, Capt Ya Kyaw, Myo Lwin (M63),
Kyaw Win (M62), John Ba Maung, Russian Lecturer (IFL)
Prof. Khin Zaw (Chemistry),
Saw Alfred Keh (Preacher after graduation, son of pre-WW2, RU footballer Washington Keh),
U Kyi Win (BPI),
St Patrick’s HS football team of late 40s and early 50s
During 1948-49, St Pat’s team beat all other Schools’ Combined team. Some of the team members were-
Bernard Henry – Goalkeeper,
R. S. Pathy, Tin Aye — Fullbacks,
Pway Ain (Htay Aung), Jimmy Innes, Tin Ngwe (Mid-field),
Rama (Rightwinger), Khine Thein, SV Lingham, Jimmy Sein (Tint Swe), B. Boudville (Left winger).
Later Pway Ain (Htay Aung) played for RU, Jimmy Sein (Tint Swe) played for Prome Hall and RU.
Jimmy Innes played for Customs FC in Rangoon first div.
Many played in Friends Union FC in Moulmein first div.
Dennis Mackey (C73) wrote
Thanks for this piece as part of your “Work in Progress”.
Below are photos and notes that I posted on my FB page and on St. Patrick’s HS, Moulmein FB public group page.
April 8, 2017 When I visited former St. Patrick’s High School
My posts – St Patrick’s High School, Moulmein (Public group)
St Patrick’s High School, Moulmein (Public group)