Khanat Thongpool

Government and Royal Thai Navy officials marked the 90th anniversary of the death of “father of the Thai navy” at separate Sattahip ceremonies. Royal Thai Marine Corp commander Adm. Khanat Thongpool presided over a May 19 garland presentation ceremony to Adm. Abhakara Kiartivongse, prince of Chumphon,...
The Royal Thai Fleet celebrated its Founder’s Day with top navy officials and a merit-making ceremony. Navy commandant Adm. Khanat Thongpool presided over the 89th annual ceremony Dec. 19 at fleet headquarters in Sattahip. The navy also celebrates the date as Apakorn Day, the birthday of...