Doctor of Science (honorary), 1988. Secretary to Chinese Nationalist consul-consul general of Kuala Lumpur, 1946-1950. Research assistant to head Emergency Information Service, director operations staff, 1951-1953.
Chinese assistant to head psychological warfare section Ministry Home Affairs, Kuala Lumpur, 1955-1956, head, 1956-1983. Consultant in field; controller Kuala Lumpur division Civil Defense Corps, 1956-1961. Participant international conferences and seminars.
Named honorary member Order of British Empire, honorary citizen New Orleans, 1962. Decorated Malaysia Commemoration silver medal, 1964, Panglima Setia Mahkota with title Tan Sri, 1986. Recipient Johan Mangu Negara award for psychological warfare, 1957.
- Secretary to Chinese Nationalist consul-consul general of Kuala Lumpur, 1946-1950. Controller Kuala Lumpur division Civil Defense Corps, 1956-1961.
Fellow Royal Society Arts (Great Britain). Member Civil and Foreign Service Association Malaysia, Institute Public Relations, Royal Photograph Society Great Britain (associate), National Rifle Association, Photograph Society of America, National Geography Society, American Museum Natural History, Automobile Association Malaysia, The Planetary Society United States of America, Cactus and Succullent Society of America, Aloe, Cactus and Succullent Society Zimbabwe, Selangor Shooting Association Malaysia, Malayan Nature Society, Malayan History Society, Royal Asiatic Society.