Many of you might not know him, Mason Ma, one of your senpai from Waikato kendo Club.
Due to his father's lung cancer, Mason choose going back to Taiwan and complete his Army service after graduated from University of Waikato.
This article from newspapers is about he has been awarded with his 'Outstanding Service' within 100 competitors who provides service with their second language background in the Amy. It's also listing many of his contribution to Church and community in his private time.
I believe you do feel proud of him as I am.