October *

* October born

  • Saya Dr. Aung Gyi (91 years young)
  • Saya U Myo Myint Sein (91 years young)
  • Saya U Ba Than (92 years young)
  • U Win Thein Zaw (79 years young)
  • U Tint Lwin (Daniel, 77 years young)

U Win Thein Zaw (Min69)

Wai Lu & Mu Aye
Wai Lu
  • Pen name : Wai Lu
  • Studied “Optional Burmese” in High School
  • Alumnus of a monastic school founded by Sir Po Tha
  • Attended Workers’ College at night while working as a Ports Officer in the day
  • Quit his job to attend I.Sc(A) at Leik Khone in 1963
  • Worked at several mines (including Heinda)
  • Chaired Mining related Committees in Pyithu Hluttaw
  • Spouse : Mu Aye (cousin of Robert Win Boh)

U Tint Lwin (Daniel, M69)

  • Matriculated from MEHS in 1963
  • Won Collegiate Scholarship
  • One of the top students in M69
  • Studied MS in Canada
  • Joined NanYang Technical Institute (later renamed NanYang Technological University) in Singapore
  • Retired as Associate Professor
  • During his tenure at NTU, he helped Singapore Alumni to get access to YTU facilities (e.g to celebrate Thingyan and to welcome Sayas attending SPZP)
  • He and his brothers (George and Henry) learned to play guitar from Burma’s Elvis Presley (U Win Mra).
  • He performed at SPZPs and at 69er gatherings (with Albert Kyaw Min and Robert Win Boh) as vocalist and/or guitarist.
  • Spouse : Grace

First Anniversary of Demise

  • U Tun Aung (Jeffery, EC68) passed away in Southern California on October 5, 2021
  • He passed GCE examination from MEHS along with Dr. Anita Aye Pe.
    While most of their classmates went abroad, the two attended I.Sc(A).
    Anita was selected Luyechun from IM(1) in the Summer of 1965.
  • Jeffrey is the oldest of six brothers.
  • He and Peter (2nd brother) attended RIT.
  • Jeffery retired as Director of Engineering.
  • Spouse : Thuzar (Movie actress, sister of Academy May Yu)
    They have a son (Michael) and three grandchildren

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