Tay Koh Yat

Tay Koh Yat1


 

Name: Tay Koh Yat
Ancestral Origin: Kinmen, Fujian
Birth / Death: 1880 – 1957
Family History:
Notable contributions to Singapore:

Established Tay Koh Yat Bus in 1938. Involved in anti-Japanese war fund and also organised the resistance forces in Singapore during WW2. Also became chairman of the Overseas Chinese Appeal Committee Massacred by Japanese.