Class of 4X and 5X

Class of 59

Update : December 26, 2021

Feedback provided by U Aye (M62, HIC/FAO/UN (Retired) ):
information about U Sein Hlaing Se (M59), U Shwe Than (M59), U Soe Myint (M59),U Htay Aung (C59), U Win Aung (M59), Mr. V. Krishna (M59), U Soe Aung (EE59), U Hla Baw (C59),U Hla Thein (M59), U Hla Myint (M59), U Khin Maung Aye (Min59), U Nyunt Thein (Met59), U Tun Myint Nyo (M59) U Mya Than (M59), U Aung Than (Min59), U Nyan Lin (Min59), U Ohn Khin (M59), U Khin Maung Lin (Ch59), U Khin Maung Thein (Met59), U Win Tin (M59), U Hla Aye (M59)

GBNF means Gone But Not Forgotten

U Sein Hlaing Se (M59)

  • EE, State Timber Board ( Retired)

U Shwe Than (M59)

  • General Manager (Engg) (Retired)
  • Inland Water Transport
  • He was from Thaton

U Soe Myint (M59)

  • Director (AMD) (Retired)
  • He was from Moulmein

U Htay Aung (C59)

  • CC ( Retired)
  • Prome Hall football selection.
  • He and Ko Hla Thein were recruited from Tagaung Hall.

U Win Aung (M59) (Malcolm Beal)

  • Dy CE, Burma Railways (Retired)

Mr V. Khrishna (M59)

  • Asst. Lecturer (1959-60)
  • He was our Asst. Lecturer for machine drawing class during our second year Engg. class.

U Soe Aung (EE59)

  • Maj. DI (Retired)
  • Ministry of Industry

U Hla Baw (C59)

  • CC, ( Retired)
  • President of Prome Hall S &R (1958-59)

U Hla Thein (M59)

  • Air Force (Retired)
  • Dr. CE, EPC ( Retired) (GNBF)

U Hla Myint (M59)

  • Dy. CE,
  • Burma Railways (Retured)(GNBF)

U Khin Mg Aye (Min59)

  • Mining Enterprise
  • Ministry of Mines

U Nyunt Thein (Met59)

  • Major, DI (Retired)

U Tun Myint Nyo (M59)

  • Asst. CE (State Agriculture Marketing Board) (TC1) (Retired)
  • He was from Tagaung Hall

U Mya Than (M59, GBNF)

  • Director, Agricultural Mechanization Dept. (Retired)
  • RU and National Champion and Record Holder, in High Jump

U Aung Than (Min59)

  • Asst. Lecturer, Hall Tutor, F – Block, 1961-62
  • Moved to the Min. Of Mines

U Nyan Lin (Min59)

  • Lecturer, Insein GTI
  • Moved to the Ministry of Mines
  • Tagaung Hall football Captain and Goal keeper.

U Ohn Khin (M59, GBNF)

  • Lt Col Defence Industries (Retired)
  • HIC/MD of TC 1

U Khin Maung Lin (Ch59, GBNF)

  • Lt Col (Retired). Defence Industries (Retired)
  • HIC/ MD of Paper and Chemical Products Corp.

U Khin Maung Thein (Met59, GBNF)

  • Lt Col, Defence Industries ( Retired)
  • Minister for Energy/ Minister for Finance

U Win Tin (M59, GBNF)

  • Brig. Defence Industries (Retired)
  • Minister for Finance/ Minister for Post and Telecommunication.
  • He was from the State HS, No.1, Mawlamyine

U Hla Aye (M59)

  • Irrigation / FAO project in Lao
  • RU football Captain, Prome Hall
  • Also Captain of Prome Hall and Mawlamyine district volleyball team.
  • U Aye (M62) is honored to play volleyball alongside U Hla Aye in Prome Hall as well as in Mawlamyine district volleyball team.
    U Hla Aye handed over to U Aye the captainship of Mawlamyine district volleyball team.
    U Aye continued to play for another three years.
    U Aye played volleyball at Ramanya and BIT.

U Kyaw Sein (C59)

  • Irrigation
  • He was better known as Bran Dev in his playing days.
  • RU football forward, Prome Hall

Saya U Tin Hlaing (M59, GBNF)

  • Received MS from Purdue University
  • Head of Agricultural Engineering (Sub-department of Mechanical Engineering)
  • Managed Universities Hockey Team
  • Sadly he could not get access to a Dialysis Machine
    The Passport to have medical treatment abroad was delayed

Saya U San Tun (M59)

  • Received MS from MIT
  • Head of Automobile Engineering (Sub-department of Mechanical Engineering)
  • Past President, BEA (predecessor of BAPS)
  • Took trip with Sayagyi U Aung Khin to China
    Host : Saya U Kyaw Myint (Auto64) working for UN

Saya U Tin Win (M59)

  • Retired to do private business

U Tin Htway (M59)

  • Co-founder and Past President, BASES
  • Host, BASES Annual Dinner

U Than Tin (M59)

  • RUBC Gold

Saya Dr. Lwin Aung (A59)

  • Served as Professor of Architecture and Pro Rector of YTU
  • Became a monk

U Bo Gyi (A59)

  • Co-founded Architects Incorporated with U Aung Kyee Myint (A60) and U Tin Htoon (A60)
  • Pianist (also tune pianos) and Modeling expert (also Sculpture)
  • Designed the Mausoleum for Daw Khin Kyi
    Higher authorities kept him aloof
  • After retirement, became a monk

Saya U Myo Kyi (EE59)

  • Most senior (with Dr. Ba Lwin) among the EE sayas that are alive

Saya Dr. Ba Lwin (EE59)

  • Most senior (with U Myo Kyi) among the EE sayas that are alive

Saya Dr. Chris Lee (L Tin Htun, EE59)

  • Past President, BASES
  • Worked on Space Shuttle Project

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