History of First Claremont Scout Group

Some photos from the 1930s


First Claremont won the Gordon Shield for the first time in 1934.

"The 1st Claremont team of Boy Scouts, winners of the Gordon Shield, the local blue riband of Scoutcraft."
August 1934

Undated photo of the Cubs, c. 1931.

"Winning smiles. - A happy group of Wolf Cubs of the 1st Claremont Troop, who won the Edwards Efficiency Shield this month."
October 1931

"To celebrate their 21st birthday the 1st Claremont Wolf Cub Pack, who were the first to be formed in South Africa, entertained all the Wolf Cubs of the Claremont and Rondebosch districts on Saturday. In the photograph District Cubmaster C. Fudge, who was a member of the original pack in 1914, is seen distributing gas-filled balloons, 21 of which were liberated by the boys."
17 June 1935

History of First Claremont Scout Group