1st Baron Baden-Powell of Gilwell 1857-1941; Brit. general: founder of Boy Scouts & Girl Guides.
Webster's New World
Baden-Powell Sentence Examples
The object of this action was to push back the Boers from the neighbourhood of Pretoria, but no sooner was this done than the ncrth-western Transvaal became active, in spite of Hunter's and Baden-Powell's advance from Mafeking through this district.
These, under Sir Archibald Hunter and Sir Leslie Rundle, successfully herded Prinsloo with 4000 Free Staters into the Brandwater Basin (July 29) - a very satisfactory result, but one seriously marred by the escape of De Wet, who soon afterwards raided the Western Transvaal and again escaped between converging pursuers under Kitchener, Methuen, SmithDorrien, Ian Hamilton and Baden-Powell.
For more information on developing Scouting in ethnic communities, please contact the Community Development Department at Baden-Powell House.
Since the Scouting culture started by Baden-Powell has become international, Girl Scout uniforms have spread all over the world through many cultures.
International Girl Scouting began in England in 1928, after a group of girls and women demanded entry into Lord Baden-Powell's boys-only Scouting Conference.