Lim Chin Hin

Quarter Master Sergeant, Singapore Volunteer Infantry, Lim Chin Hin who died on 7 Jun 1911.

Tomb Data
Number 1911LCH
Name (English)
Name (Chinese)
Ancestry (Chinese)
Ancestry (English)
Tomb inscription Loving Memory of Lim Chin Hin
Late Q M S SVI
Age 51 Years
Died 7th Jun 1911
Date on tomb (Chinese)
Date on tomb (English) 7 Jun 1911
Period Qing
Year 1911
Burial Location  In Lao Sua
Plot No
Tomb No
Date of Death 7th Jun 1911
Age 51
Notes   Late QMS, SVI. In Newspapers, described as buried in 3rd milestone, Bukit Timah Road.  A good rifle shooter, he once shot a tiger in 1904. Chin HIn Street was not named after him as reported by Singapore Street Names: A Study of Toponymics, but after Seah Eu Chin Chop Chin Hin See Straits Times Dec 17, 1870 Naming of Streets.

His mother tomb is also in Lao Sua