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WELCOME TO THE NATIONAL MALAYA & BORNEO VETERANS ASSOCIATION 


The Association is part of a worldwide network.

Membership is open to all who served in Her Majesty's Forces,  the Commonwealth Forces, the Royal Federation of Malaya Police, the Civil Service, Saint John Ambulance and Auxiliary Forces during the Second World War, The Malayan Emergency and the Borneo, Indonesian Confrontation and thereafter.


AIMS & OBJECTIVES

To bring together in true comradeship those who have served in Malaya,  Borneo, Singapore and Brunei during the Second World War, the Malayan Emergency, The Confrontation and thereafter in the above countries.

To assist Members in their time of need by helping to bring to bear referral to and assistance from appropriate Regimental, Service, and Social and Caring Agencies.

To remember with pride, respect and gratitude, those of all Nationalities who made the supreme sacrifice in the line of duty and for their Country, and to ensure that those who fell and the Association are represented on the Day of Remembrance at home and abroad.

To promote the Association and its Aims throughout the Commonwealth of Nations and other Nations and to seek Affiliations with similar Organisations.

To strengthen our ties with Malaysia, The Republic of Singapore and Brunei Darussalam.

To hold a Annual Reunion. 


Site last updated 26/07/2021



WHAT'S NEW THIS WEEK

 


50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DISBANDMENT OF THE FAR EAST AIR FORCE 1971

If there any ex-RAF or other members of the NMBVA that did a tour on an RAF Station in Singapore, Malaya or Borneo members who would like to attend the event we have organised at the National Memorial Arboretum on Sunday 17th October we need to know fairly quickly.

To cover considerable costs (RAF Band and all the bits and pieces, stewarding etc) and refreshments afterwards we are asking for 10 per head.

Len Wood on 01472 327886 is taking bookings and payments on behalf of the 3 Associations organising the event. All monies will be returned (somehow!) if the event is cancelled.

WE NEED ALL BOOKINGS AND PAYMENTS TO BE COMPLETED BY 27TH AUGUST PLEASE

Scattering of Ted Williams Ashes

 Thursday 1st July at 11.30am at the Garrison Church in Larkhill. 

Ted had a good send off in Larkhill, his ashes being scattered under the Queens Tree. We had 4 standards on parade, 3 NMBVA and one Royal Artillery and laid a poppy wreath from the NMBVA You can view the photos here

THE NOT FORGOTTEN ASSOCIATION  SUMMER GARDEN PARTY DRIVE IN'S OPEN TO NMBVA MEMBERS

The flyer with venues and dates

The proforma needs to be completed fully and either emailed to Gill at nmbva.gmb@gmail.com or a hard copy posted to her, her address is under the committee

 

The acting National Secretary is Gillian Bowtell and her email address is nmbva.gmb@gmail.com

 

 


 

Last of stock - Special offer

A free Armed Forces Day badge free with each Poppy badge Purchased 
5.50 for each poppy badge plus postage
1 to 5 Poppy postage - 1.50
6  to 10 Postage - 2.50

   2019                2020                    free

    

 

 

London Cenotaph  14th November 2021

If you applied last year to attend Don still has your contact details and the form that you completed, you will not need to complete another form, please contact Don if you still wish to attend this year if it goes ahead.  If you did not apply last year but would like to attend please contact Don

 


 

The Malaysian Government have agreed to open up the application for the Pingat Jasa Malaysia Medal. This award can only be applied for

 

 if you served in the qualifying theatres after the 31st August 1957 when the Malaysian Government was formed. Please ensure that you

 

 include proof of service with your application.

 

You can download the current application form here


 

 

New Veterans ID card

 

 

 

Breaking news

 

 

Association Shields now back in stock

 

 

 


 

 

 

PLEASE VISIT THE CAN YOU HELP PAGE AS HAS BEEN UPDATED

 

 


PETITIONS

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

 

FORTHCOMING EVENTS ON THE EVENTS

FIND YOUR MATES BY UNIT YOU SERVED IN  FIND YOUR UNIT

 

Please e-mail me with any comments

Since the 24/06/03   

 

 

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