Tangential connections

The loosest of episodes links a Cambridge Scouter with a Kipling character. Kipling was a prolific writer and created many characters outside the Jungle Book stories which populate the Wolf Cub/ Cub Scout hierarchy. It is perhaps most uncertain if they ever met but a Cambridge Scouter worked in direct support of one of Kipling’s schoolmates and a model from which one of his most Scout like characters developed.

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Picture from Kipling Society
  • Elsewhere/ Kipling
  • People/ Individuals/ L R Missen
  • Structure/District/ Early Establishment Support/ Gallantry Awards


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