Name: Nicholas Ang (30)
Class: 3D IMAGES
School: Manjusri Secondary School
Honouring Singapore's Earlier.
Earlier times half 100 years, the pioneer generation has turned great eschew for the excellent of our house, Singapore, along with our openess to transact and opportunities, and not failing to remember, the unanimity of our people as a region.
The Singapore Volunteer Corps, produced in 1854 as a militia unit as the Singapore Volunteer Gun Corps, going through several reorganisations and going through different titles during its existance. The Corps original idea was going to supplement the area constabulary with tighter inner security in 1846, using its formation performed after breakouts of riots between the numerous Chinese Key societies in-may 1854. A hundred years later, the SVC was renamed the People's Defence Force, using its units assimilated into the Singapore Armed Forces since full time National Service functional battalions. Following that on, the volunteer troops continued to serve the nation, teaching part-time Countrywide Service males when National Service was introduced in 1967. Regrettably, the part of the SVC diminshed and soon, the final battalion, the 101 PDF FILE, disbanded in March 1984.
The Volunteers were a fantastic example of how our nation's people could unite and stand against what was wrong and had shown that we, like a nation, are capable of protecting the home, the tiny island of Singapore. Despite the weakness in proportion, they fought against back with unity and strength, because they slowly created our nation up to what it is today.
Another person who have contributed significantly to Singapore's development and economical development, is Mister Harry Shelter Kwan Yew, the 1st Prime Minister of Singapore, having governed for three years. Also more popular as the founding father of modern Singapore.
As the co-founder and first Secretary-General of the People's Action Party, he led the party to eight victories from 1959 to 1990, overseeing the seperation...