General Prem Tinsulanonda President of the Privy Council and Statesman Born on August 26, 1963 in Ban Bo Yang, Bo Yang Subdistrict, Mueang District, Songkhla Province. He is the 6th child of all 8 siblings from the Pasadee family of Songkhla Prison.
The name “Prem” is Phra Ratanathat Muni (Ban Kanthathorn Mano), the former abbot of Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahaviharn. Nakhon Si Thammarat Province Prescribe
The surname “Tinsulanon” King Rama VI Was granted to the father of Deputy Lieutenant, Master Luang Vinit Tanthakarn (Bor Tin Tinsulanon), Pham Tamrong (Warden), Songkhla City, on June 14, 1923, after his father was promoted to the title of Luang Winid Correctional Institution, 600 rai for mothers is Mrs. Winid Tanut (Audin Tinsulanon) Traditionally, the parents of General Prem Tinsulanonda are people from Nakhon Si Thammarat. Later came to settle the civil service in Songkhla province, having 8 children, General Prem Tinsulanon is the 6th son
Childhood, pride, blue-white child
Born on August 26, 1963 in Ban Bo Yang, Bo Yang Subdistrict, Mueang District, Songkhla Province, the 6th son of General Prem Tinsulanonda, President of the Privy Council and Statesman. 1-6. Throughout 12 years, making you very attached to this school. Every time I have a chance to travel to Songkhla You will remember two places. The first one is Don Rak Temple. Which is the storage of the bones of the biological mother Another is the Maha Vajiravudh School.
General Prem Tinsulanonda, president of the Privy Council and the statesman once said of the feeling to this school that “Since I was a child I have lived and studied here Has relied on the virtue of the teacher who taught us until growing up Able to have knowledge and be a professional Therefore, if talking about the merit of Maha Vajiravudh School That is already very enormous Beyond describing how he felt The only realization is that without Maha Vajiravudh School we may not be who we are today. Or maybe a bad person Is a person who has no benefit to society Is a nasty person But when Maha Vajiravudh School Molded it to be a good person And able to have knowledge Able to work Therefore there is no problem that we consider This Maha Vajiravudh School is our academic parents since birth.”
Began the life of a teenager in Bangkok
The father of General Prem Tinsulanonda, president of the Privy Council and the statesman gave importance to education. Because of his progress in life, he had to sell his property in exchange for a good opportunity in his son’s life. General Prem Tinsulanonda had to leave Songkhla. Take the train from Hat Yai station to get along with Phi Chub (the eldest brother). It is considered quite good because you can attend M.7 at Suankularb Wittayalai School. But living in Bangkok Not so pretty Life in bangkok Yours is quite difficult Since his father sent money for only 10 baht a month
Cadet Prem Tinsulanonda
His ambition is to want to be a doctor. But studying medicine requires a lot of money Friends therefore advised to attend Chulachomklao Royal Military Academy. (At that time it was called the Army Technik School). General Prem Tinsulanonda studied at the 5th Army Military Technik School and was one of 55 people of the model from the original intention to serve in the Artillery But when the war broke out, he changed his intention to serve in the cavalry. In the meantime, he was absorbed in his desire to fulfill his duties, which was to say, in the year 2484, when he was in his 3rd year, during the Indochina dispute. The country needs military force. Therefore, there is a policy for the cadets to go public service before the deadline. Therefore, the 5th generation students of the Army Military Academy Has actually entered the field and is the only model that came out as a commander since still carrying “R”, which is still a cadet’s condition.
Life during the military
Even if not completing 5 years of the course But in the field of professionalism is full. General Prem Tinsulanonda, aged 21 years, began serving as a division commander in the Department of Chariot on January 3, 1941, performing the duty of Poipet Battlefield. In the dispute in Indochina between Thailand and France And was appointed “ Lieutenant Colonel ” accepted the sword on the battlefield on the shore of Poipet on 20 January 1948. Later, during the years 2485 – 2448, the Great East Burma War. Your unit was ordered to be a reserve of the Payap Army in Lampang Province and relocated to the 3rd Brigade in Chiang Tung until promoted to rank. “ Captain ” and the company commander at Lop Buri the end of the war service mission. His Highness progressed in his official duties in a beautiful and prestigious order. By receiving the title “ Major ” during the year 1929, the year 1955. General Prem Tinsulanonda won the scholarship from the army. Studied at The United States Army Armor School at Fort Knox Kentucky, USA, graduated in 1947, returned to work as a teacher in the Tactical Department, Education Division, Armor School Cavalry Brigade Later, a panzer cavalry school was established. Cavalry Center in Saraburi province. In the year 1973 he moved to be the Deputy General of the Region 2 And was promoted to commander of the 2nd Division in the year 2517. Later, was promoted to the rank of general. In the position of Assistant Chief of Staff in 1977 and promoted to Chief of the Army in 1978, and also served as Deputy Director of the Anti-Communist General of the Army Until retirement on August 26, 2524 at the age of 61 years, due to the Cabinet’s renewal of the government for another year from the year 2523 B.E. after being appointed as an assistant commander of the army. One day after the coup in 1977, Prime Minister General Kriengsak Chamanan called General Prem Tinsulanonda to meet and said that he would appoint Deputy Minister of Interior In the following year, General Prem Tinsulanonda stepped up to be Army Commander
Step into the Government House.
40 years in the military life Overlapping with living on the political road from 3 March 1989 when King Bhumibol Adulyadej With a royal command to please Appointed as the 16th Prime Minister of Thailand General Prem Tinsulanonda has served as Prime Minister until August 4, 2531 B.E., being 3 prime ministers within 8 years and 5 months. 5. This series would reflect the unusualness of Thai politics. In the past, this statesman was regarded as having outstanding achievements during the administration of the country. Both brought the country through the economic crisis by using the policy. “ Thai popularity ” or the use of “ military-led politics ” according to the order 66/2563 in the political crisis Causing the Communist Party of Thailand to eventually weaken throughout his term as prime minister All media outlets have praised General Prem Tinsulanonda as an honest person.
Legend of best friends without class
Many people may have heard about Uncle Khew. Uncle drives a tricycle. Who has been friends with General Prem Tinsulanonda since childhood Because the house is next to each other and therefore pass through the fence to play together everyday Uncle Kui told us that after General Prem Tinsulanonda was appointed Prime Minister Often come down to the mission in Songkhla. He often thinks that General Prem Tinsulanonda might not remember Because they have been separated for many years. Uncle Khoi says that while he was waiting to meet General Prem Tinsulanonda, Uncle Khoi made an example of an ordinary villager when he passed by and saw He hurried towards him. While also greeting in the southern dialect and using the same words Who had talked like when they were young.
To the position of Privy Councilor and Statesman
After General Prem Tinsulanonda began military service Until becoming Prime Minister for 8 years and 5 months, fighting through political storms and fighting rural poverty He became a person of the land on 23 August 2531 B.E., King Bhumibol Adulyadej. His Majesty graciously entrusted General Prem Tinsulanonda as a Privy Councilor. On 29 August 1988, General Prem Tinsulanonda was honored as a Statesman. In the meantime, he also played a role in resolving the political crisis in 1992. He and Mr. Sanya Thamsak, President of the Privy Council, led General Prem Tinsulanonda, the Privy Councilor, General Suchinda Kraprayoon, Prime Minister and Major General Chamlong Srimuang. Met with His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej on 20 May 1992 to solve the situation Until September 4, 1998, there was a royal command Appointed as President of the Privy Council during the reign of King Rama 9 until 13 October 2016 and received royal grace. Please inform the President of the Privy Council During the reign of King Rama 10 from December 2, 2016 to the present until May 26, 2560, General Prem Tinsulanonda passed away peacefully. At Phramongkutklao Hospital at the age of 98 years.