Re: Scouts massacred at the Katale refugee camp
Rodger Morris (rlm@SUNED1.NSWSES.NAVY.MIL)
Tue, 11 Oct 1994 16:04:11 PDT
>30 Scouts massacred in the Katale refugee Camp in Goma (North Kivu)
>(Translation from the FSC, Belgium)
>News has been received from the Regional Commissioner of the Zaire Scout
>Federation (FSZ) in North Kivu of the massacre of 30 Rwandan and Zairian
>Scouts in the Katale refugee camp in Goma.
>This tragic news serves to remind us of the remarkable work carried out by
>Scouts in the Great Lakes region.
>In the face of such dedication and committment, these recent barbarious
>acts against Scouts are all the more horrific, knowing that those Scouts
>were involved in serving the community, in a spirit of peace and fraternity.
"They shall not grow old,
As we who have known them grow old,
Nor shall the passing of the years condemn them,
At the coming up of the sun in the morning,
And at it's going down at night,
We shall remember them."
Epitaph on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Yours in Scouting,
Rodger Morris, email@example.com
Scoutmaster, Troop 852, Ventura County Council, BSA
National Woodbadge 416, Philmont, 1973
"I used to be a Beaver..."
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City