The year was 20 June 1962, when King Bhumibol and Queen Sirikit arrived in Kuala Lumpur. This was part of their state long visit. On 24 June, the Royal couple stopped by Ipoh. (pictures below taken from New Sunday Times, 22 October 2017)

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The King wearing his blue Royal Thai Air Force marshall uniform; the Queen wore an apple green Thai national dress.

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The royal entourage leaves Ipoh for Penang.