Olive’s First Eagle Scout Honor Court

On November 1, 1912 Troop 1 awarded Eagle rank to five members of the troop. This was the first year Eagle rank was awarded in the United States and they where numbers 4 thru 8. There were a total of 22 Eagle ranks awarded nationwide this year, and 5 of them where from Olive.

They were (from left to right) J.S. Langthorn Jr., Robert T. Pleasants, Sindey K. Clapp, Bertram Van Vliet, and Leon Van Vliet

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *