• Military

    Journey of a NSman

    Finally, MR loh! In 2005, I was enlisted into National Service (NS), a mandatory conscription and duty that every male citizen and PR must undertake upon attaining the age of 18, and served as a full-time National Serviceman (NSF) for 1 years 10 months, instead of 2 years due to my good fitness. During the active service, I had completed Basic Military Training (BMT) including a 24km march for about 3 months and then selected for Officer Cadet Course (OCC) for another 9 months, including Signal Officer Cadet Course that ended with a 72km march. After being commissioned as a Signal Officer, I was posted to 1 Singapore Infantry Regiment…