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15 January 2007

Monday, 15 January 2007, 5:09 pm.
Refer to previous searches 15, 64, 74 about Dr. Abdul Latiff bin Abdul Razak (1884-1956; Class of 1910).

I received an e-mail on 8 January 2007 from Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norsidah Abd. Manap and it contained a photograph of her grandfather, Dr. Abdul Latiff bin Abdul Razak, our first Malay doctor.

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Dr. Abdul Latiff bin Abdul Razak (1889-1956; Class of 1910)
First Malay doctor to graduate from the Straits Settlements and Federated Malay States Government Medical School (later named the King Edward VII (KEVII) College, Singapore in 1912).
Eldest son of a territorial chief
Had 9 children
ex-VI student. His classmate at VI was Cikgu Tuan Syed Syaidali (see Search 17).
His son is Tan Sri Yaacob bin Latiff, Mayor of KL 1972-1983
His granddaughter is Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norsidah A. Manap, HUKM

Daughter of Dr. Abdul Latiff bin Abdul Razak
- she provided the photograph to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norsidah

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Norsidah A. Manap
She is the granddaughter of Dr. Abdul Latiff bin Abdul Razak
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

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