Saturday, 6 March 2021

1353) Robert Baden-Powell

Lieutenant General Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell (1857 – 1941). British Army officer, writer, founder and first Chief Scout of the world-wide Scout Movement, and founder, with his sister Agnes, of the world-wide Girl Guide / Girl Scout Movement. Baden-Powell authored the first editions of the seminal work Scouting for Boys, which was an inspiration for the Scout Movement.

 

- "ROBERT STEPHENSON SMYTH BADEN-POWELL was small and wiry and had receding red hair– an unlikely looking military hero." http://greatbritishnutters.blogspot.com/.../robert-baden...
 
- "He had a freckled face and red hair." http://1sttidworth.wiltshirescoutcentre.org.uk/.../Lord...

 

 

 


 

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