75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana -1982

75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana -1982

In 1899 during the Anglo -Boer war Baden Powell was the Commanding officer of British Forces in Mafeking  and the Mafeking Cadet Corps was organised .They were deployed on message carrying duties Рone stamp shows a cadet on Bicycle .  The Boys Scouts became active after the experimental camp at Brownsea Island in 1907.

On 27 Apr 1994 Bophuthatswana was reintegrated with South Africa.

A FDC with four stamps issued on 29 Jan 1982 to mark 75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana.

5c – Boy Scout 1982 , 15c -stamps of Mafeking/Siege of Mafeking , 20c – Scout Cadet 1907, 25c – Lord Baden Powell.

FDC BOPHUTHATSWANA SCOUTS
75 YEARS OF BOY SCOUT IN BOPHUTHATSWANA -1982

Miniature Sheet Baden Powell – Brazil 1982

Miniature Sheet Baden Powell – Brazil 1982

Brazil issued a Miniature sheet to Commemorate 125th Birth Anniversary of Lord Baden Powell(1857-1941) and 75th Anniversary of Scouts (1907-1982).

A FDC listed with Miniature Sheet.

FDC BRAZIL SCOUTS POWELL
FDC BRAZIL – POWELL AND SCOUTS -1982