Portrait of Mrs. E.S. Lau, chaplain of Second Company Singapore Girls

 

Title
Portrait of Mrs. E.S. Lau, chaplain of Second Company Singapore Girls' Brigade
Description
This is a head-and-shoulder portrait of Madam Yong Soong Moy, the first Captain of the Second Company of Singapore Girls' Brigade from 1934 to 1935. She was also Headmistress of Geylang Methodist Girls' School (1930s). Her husband, Reverend Edward Sing Lau (Ee Sing), was Pastor of Telok Ayer Chinese Methodist Church (1929-1930), Geylang English Methodist Church (1930-1951) and Straits Chinese Methodist Church (1952-1963). Her son, Mr. Earnest Lau, was Archivist of Methodist Church in Singapore. Title devised by Library staff.
Source
Taken from book 2nd Singapore Girls' Brigade golden jubilee souvenir magazine, 1934-1984, page 14