by Najeer Yusof
FORMER President Mr S. R. Nathan died on Monday, Aug 22, at the age of 92. His body was brought to his home along Ceylon Road on Tuesday and he lay in state at the Parliament House on Thursday. The state funeral procession took place on Friday, at 2pm. The ceremonial 25-pounder gun bearing his casket drove by landmarks of significance to him, such as the old City Hall and Fullerton Hotel before heading to National University of Singapore’s University Cultural Centre for the state funeral service. Here is a series of photos documenting the funeral from Tuesday:
All images by Najeer Yusof.
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