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SPOREAN RAISED IN US RETURNS TO SERVE NS – MINDEF BURN SINKIES WHO RATHER NOT?

Like the other recruits, LTA Shemuel Ong, 19, started his full time National Service when he was enlisted last February. The only difference is his American accent – because he has lived in California since he was three! Upon receiving his enlistment notice, Shemuel flew back to Singapore, made arrangements to stay with his relatives, to do what other 18-year-old Singaporeans do – enlist for NS.

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