St. Michael’s Friary at Batu Arang was oﬃcially opened with Frs. Denis, Hugolin, Br. Agatho and Postulant Dominic Francis being the first occupants.
Frs. Athanasius, Montfort and Br. Reginald were assigned to St. Anne’s Church, Port Swettenham while Fr. John was assigned as the Parish Priest of the parish at Klang.