SAF responds to the death of Private Dominique

Army issues statement detailing findings and implications after accidental death of soldier. Headlines were made when news that the high court threw out the cases against the Singapore Armed Forces, and the individuals involving the death of Private Dominique Sarron Lee in a training accident. Private Dominique’s mother even penned an emotional letter to her […]

Open Letter From Late NSF’s Mother

The High Court struck out a lawsuit taken against them for the death of Dominique Sarron Lee by his Mother. Private Lee had been serving his national service and on April 17, 2012, Pte Lee suffered breathing difficulties and passed out during an exercise in Lim Chu Kang, which involved the use of six smoke […]

SAF’s First Volunteer Corp Passes Out

The SAF Volunteer Corp welcomed it’s first batch of volunteer soldiers into their ranks at Maju Camp over the weekend, all 226 of them. The units made up of men and women from Singapore, first generation permanent residents and new citizens took up the call to arms and volunteered their services in fulfilling a two […]

27 Soldiers Kena Food Poisoning

27 soldiers suffered from Gastro-Intestinal Disease last Thursday in Clementi Camp. The soldiers reported to the Medical Centre in Clementi Camp according to MINDEF and have since been discharged after all of them were declared to be in stable condition. All the affected soldiers have been given light duty following the affair. The soldiers fell […]

Reservist Men To Have It Better

Mindef has announced that they’re planning to outsource menial tasks to free up more time for NSmen training. Up till recent times, NSmen would have had to strip and wash down their vehicles and equipment for maintenance after an outfield exercise, those days seem to be over as Mindef will be outsourcing these tasks to […]