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Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1857-1941

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1857
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Date of Death: 1941
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Identity:

Colonel Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell was the British commander at the siege of Mafeking, during the Boer War.

Life:

Baden-Powell was the founder of the Boy Scout movement.

Bibliography:

Encyclopedia Brittanica, 1911; Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford, 2004.