03 Aug '11, 4am

[TR] 21 year old NSF dies during navigation exercise

While the sons of some PAP ministers had the ‘privilege’ of being sent to safe, non-combat and ‘relaxed’ special ‘vocations’ such as ‘defence medical scientists’, those of ordinary Singaporeans have to risk their lives daily in various combat vocations. Two days after Specialist Cadet (SCT) Percy Toh Cheng Kai, was injured during live firing training on Sunday, another SCT, 21 year-old Ee Chun Sheng died yesterday after being found unconscious while participating in a navigation exercise at Ama Keng Training Area at Lim Chu Kang. In a statement late last night, MINDEF said: “An SAF medic went on site and tried to resuscitate SCT Ee at about 5.15pm. The serviceman was evacuated via a safety vehicle to the Tengah Air Base Medical Centre and arrived at about 5.39pm where an SAF doctor attended to him. SCT Ee was then sent via an ambulance to the National University Hospital (...

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