13.1.2021

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John Gordon Hargrave * 6.6.1894 – † 21.11.1982

100th anniversary of the excommunication of John Hargrave from Boy Scouts

On January 13, 2021, 100 years passed since John Hargrave - White Fox was expelled from Boy Scouts for his critical article, at the time 25-year-old Scout Commisioner for Woodcraft and Camping and veteran Royal Army Medical Corp from at the Galipoli campaign.

The response to this step was the establishment of the Kibbo Kift Kindred, a new organization, which in a short time significantly influenced the scout movement in Germany, Poland and the woodcraft movement in Czechoslovakia.