GBNF List

2017 (GBNF)

In 2017, we lost several people close to us.

U Thein Lwin (EE)

  • Saya is an alumni of Lehigh University, US.
  • Saya taught at RIT and Singapore Polytechnic.
  • Saya served as President of the RIT Badminton Association.
  • Saya is the elder brother of Ko Kyi Lwin (George, C67), Ko Tint Lwin (Daniel, M69), Ko Thet Lwin (Henry, EE7x), Ko Myo Myint (ChE from US), Nellie, Peggy, …
  • Saya passed away in June, 2017

Daw May Than Nwe (Physics)

  • Sayama stood first in her Honors Class in 1962.
  • Sayama is the spouse of Saya U Thein Lwin.
  • Sayama passed away in April, 2017

69ers

  • U Myint Thein (Kabar, M69)
    Core organizer from the Class of 69
  • U Chit Tin (EC69)
    Third GBNF of the 11 EC69ers.
    Ko Kyaw Soe and Ko Aung Thu Yein are other EC69ers who are GBNF.
  • U Saw Yan Naing (Bo Bo, C69)
    He was from Meikhtila.
    He settled in Mandalay.
    We had not seen him after graduation.
    He is the spouse of U Tun Aung Gyaw (EC69)’s cousin.
  • U Tin Myint (L. Tan Choy, John T Lee, M69, US)
    He was from Taunggyi.
    He settled in Union City, California.
    He was Luyecun for 4th BE.
    He represented RIT in Table Tennis.

Paulians

  • Dr. Myo San (Freddie Ba San, SPHS63, IM1 70)
    He stood 3rd in Burma in Matriculation.
    He became a surgeon, but had to take early retirement.
  • U Myint Sein (alumni of Boundary Road School, St. Paul’s and Institute of Economics)
    Past Principal, BARB (Burma Astro Research Bureau)
    Principal, IDEAL Astro

RIT

  • U Aung Myint (M67, US)
    Worked with Unicef
    Moved to California, US
    Worked with Ko Win Thein (M67, GBNF) on “Set Hmu Thadin Zin” and Mechanical Magazine
  • Saya U Myo Win (Melivn, M65, Australia)
    Rowed for RIT
    Co-managed RIT Auto Club
    He and Saya U Charlie, M65 led RIT Gathering in Sydney in 2006
    His spouse is the elder sister of U Tin Aung Win (Tom Aung Gyaw)

Others

  • Sayama Daw Than Than
    Spouse of Saya U Khin Maung Myint (Chemistry)
    Mother of Ko Wynn Myint Aung (EC76)
    She was healthy, but unexpectedly succumbed to pneumonia.
    She passed away EXACTLY one year after her younger son died.
  • U Kyaw Zaw : spouse of Daw Khin Khin Aye (Principal, PBRS)
    He was States Scholar in the early 50s.
    He studied about Motion Pictures Technology in the US.
    He is the father-in-law of Ma Khin Than Nu (Glory, EC70).
  • Dr. Barry Paw (MD, Ph.D)
    He is the only child of Saya U Htin Paw (EE58, GBNF, Past President of BEA, Past President of TBSA).
    He is a nephew of U Tun Thein (A) and a cousin of Ko Robert Hla Thein (M72).
    He is Harvard medical school Professor, Boston children Hospital co founder.
    He succumbed to a heart attack.on Dec 29, 2017 in Denver when he came back from Australia.3

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