Scouts-L Mail Archive for October of 1998: Re: Troop History
Re: Troop History
Tue, 13 Oct 1998 12:24:36 -0500
At 07:45 PM 10/12/98 -0800, you wrote:
>If your council keeps records similar to other councils (and the office
>hasn't burned down or something in the last 60 years), your council
>registrar should have a troop folder on your unit.
Not always. Our Council office seem to have information back only 25
years--when it was created by merger. I don't know what happened to the
records of the predecessor Councils but they are not available.
> In that folder should
>be a roster for each year that the troop has existed. (Even if it was a
>different organization that chartered the troop) The folders are kept by
>troop number. If the troop number changed, you will need to know the old
>Senior District Executive
>Mene Oto District
>Santa Clara County Council, Inc.
>Boy Scouts of America
>(408)280-5088 Ext. 21
Mark W. Arend
Beaver Dam Community Library
311 N. Spring St. Outside of a dog, a book is
Beaver Dam, Wisc. 53916 man's best friend. Inside of
(920) 887-4631 (fax 887-4633) a dog it's too dark to read.
Scoutmaster, Troop 736