Re: WB patrols
David Jansen (jansen@STRWCHEM.STRW.LEIDENUNIV.NL)
Thu, 20 Jun 1996 16:31:57 +0200
Keith Tilley writes:
>Patrick Lam wrote:
>>Right... I used to be a Screaming Bat; my friend used to be a
>>Flying Frog; I know of Beadbeggars, Snowy Owls, Roadkill, and so on.
>>It means that the patrol/six/whatever gets to choose its own name,
>>which is an additional team exercise...
>Does this happen a lot? The Cub Scout Wood Badge Staff Guide says we're not
>permitted to change the names of the Dens.
I happen to know that Patrick Lam is from Canada. In most countries
other than the USA Wood Badge patrol-den names are chosen by the
participants, as far as I know.
Also check out the Wood Badge Patrol Name Encyclopedia at
for lists of names from around the world.
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