HM : SPHS 63

Scholarship holders

In the Matriculation examination in 1963, the students from St. Paul’s High School had

  • five in the Top Five
  • seven in the Top Ten
  • ten in the Top Twenty

The standings were

  • Khin Maung U (George) : First in the whole of Burma
  • Min Oo (Kenneth) : Second
  • Myo San (Freddie, GBNF) : Third
  • Nyunt Wai (Victor) : Fourth
  • Thein Wai : Fifth
  • Hla Min : Seventh
  • Aung Kyaw Zaw (Johnny) : Ninth
  • Maung Maung Kyi : Eleventh
  • Aung Thu Yein (Brownie, GBNF) : Thirteenth
  • Khin Maung Zaw (Frank) : Seventeenth

Of the ten,

  • Six chose to study Medicine
  • Three choose to study Engineering
  • One chose to study Mathematics

The scholarship holders were

  • presented with certificates and awards at the Assembly Hall of SPHS
  • invited by the Old Paulians’ Association to attend the Annual Dinner††

Birthday Soon Gathering hosted by Kyaw Wynn

  • Kyaw Wynn is a cousin of Saya U Tin Htut (M60) and Sayama Daw Kin Kin Chit Maung (RIT English).
  • He offered birthday soon kyway to Uzin Okkantha (Victor, Aung Chaw) and treated his former classmates (some of whom have not seen each other for a long time) at Aung Thu Kha (aka “Shwe Ba Htamin Saing”).

Attendees at Kyaw Wynn’s Gathering

  • Aye Ngwe (Edwin Ngwe)
  • Kyaw Win (“Birthday Boy”)
  • Khin Maung Bo (Alan Saw Maung, EP69)
  • Hla Min (EC69)
  • Uzin Okkantha (Aung Chaw, Victor, C69)
  • Than Win (M69)
  • Aung Kyi (Arthur Kyi)
  • Tin Tun (M69)
  • Khin Maung Zaw (Frank Gale, IM1 70, UK)

RUBC Novice Crew in 1963

  • Maung Maung Kyi (B, Dip Ing in ChE, Wales, UK) : Bow
  • Hla Min : No. (2)
  • Kyaw Wynn : No. (3)
  • Willie Soe Mg (S, BDS, GBNF) : Stroke
  • Myint Thein (SPHS 62, B.Com 66) : Cox

The crew was Runner-up in Senior Novices in the Monsoon Regatta.

The crew members were awarded Full Green at the end of the year.

Gone But Not Forgotten

GBNF include

  • Myint Soe (Willie Soe Mg, BDS)
  • Dr. Myo San (Freddie Ba San)
  • Dr. Freddie Sein
  • Aung Thu Yein (Brownie Way, EC69)
  • Aung Khin (DSA)
  • Shwe Zan Aung (OTS)
  • Min Thaw (Gilbert Thaw, EP)
  • Uzin Patrick Ba Maung
  • Dr. Mg Mg Aye
  • Dr. Aung Thwin (Alfred, USA)
  • Chit Po Po
  • Tin Nwe (Cowboy)

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