Re: Adult and Youth Honours
(no name) ((no email))
Thu, 13 Jun 1996 11:25:16 -0500
Mike Pitre wanted to know:
>On to the real subject of this post. Scouting in Canada has a number of
>honours which we confer on people, youth and adult alike. These are in
>recognition of high character and courage, gallantry, meretorious conduct,
>and outstanding service. I' ve listed the Canadian awards below. What I
>would like to know from my learned friends on scouts-l, is whether these
>awards are echoed in your own movements. I'm sure there is a link of some
>kind, just as there is a rough equivalent to the Eagle Scout (the Canadian
>Chief Scout Award, for example) worldwide.
Not knowing what the awards are for, doesn't give me a lot to go by, Mike.
But I'll try to see what I can match up.
>Jack Cornwall Decoration - for service there's not an BSA equal; for
USED to be the Youth
America Award. The
award is no longer
>Bar to the Gold Cross Honor Medal with Crossed Palms
>The Gold Cross Honor Medal
>Bar to the Silver Cross
>The Silver Cross
>Bar to the Bronze Cross
>The Bronze Cross Heroism Medal
>A Certificate for Gallantry Council Certificate of Heroism*
>Bar to the Medal for Meritorious Conduct
>The Medal for Meritorious Conduct Merit Medal
>A Certificate for Meritorious Conduct Council Certificate of Merit*
>The Silver Fox (Award for Non-Scouts Canada members)
>The Silver Wolf Silver Buffalo
>Bar to the Silver Acorn
>The Silver Acorn Silver Beaver
>Bar to the Medal of Merit
>The Medal of Merit District Award of Merit
>Medal for Good Service wide variety of other awards
>A Certificate of Commendation and certificates
Hope those help out!
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