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Matabeleland Organization Chart - 2005
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|22 Feb 09 - Bekezela Ndebele|
Provincial Scout Commissioner
Provincial Commissioner:- Mr. Bekezela Ndebele 22-2-2009Zimbabwe National HQ Organization Chart
Ass. Provincial Commissioner:- Vacant
District Commissioner Bulawayo North:- Francis Zvigo
District Commissioner Bulawayo West:- Basil Moyo
District Commissioner Bulawayo South:- Gilbert Dube
District Commissioner Bulawayo East:- Vacant
District Commissioner Luveve:- N T C Mpofu
Training Commissioners:- Robert Ndlovu - firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant Training Commissioners:- Rosemary Moody
Scout Programmes:- Ishumael Matewa
General:- Richard Shilling
Gordon Park Camp Commissioner:- Norman Scott 1977-
For further Role/Job Descriptions see:- Scout Fact Sheets.
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Mr. G. E. Stephens, M.B.E. 1957-1959
Dave Fyfe 1972-19..
Les Strattford 19..-1972
Chuck Wilcox 1976 -1990
Norman Scott 19..-2003
Ntokozo Ncube 200..-2007
A. Edwards (Bulawayo South) 1959
Dave Edgar 1961
Bill Sewell 19..-19..
Charles Dickinson 19..-19..
Training Team Commissioners:-
Hank Blowers 19.. - 1999
Assistant Training Commissioners:-
Jack Carlisle 19..-19..
Niaomi Connolly 19..-19..
Mr. C.M.K.Robertson 1936-1939
Skipper Knapman 1939-
Mike George 19..-1977
Norman Scott 1977-
Assistant Camp Warden:-
Dr Stephen Chandiwana 2004
John Landau 19..-19..
Stan O'Donnell 1965?-197?
Sir Humphrey Gibbs (1959-64?)
Mr Nelson Sakala 2004?
Mr. Christopher L. Mbanga 2003?
Mr. Brian Foya 2004
Headquarters Commissioner for Matabeleland:-
Colonel R. Gordon, D.S.O., O.B.E. 1936
Public Relations Commissioner (Matabeleland):-
H. Bloch 1959
The following leaders gained their Cub Scout Wood Badge:-
Mrs J.Ralphs - 8th Hillside 1983
Mrs M.Jones - 8th Hillside 1983
Father Noel Scott, who has
been taking monthly inter-denominational services at Gordon Park for many years, was awarded the Silver Eagle at the October 2007
service. The Silver Eagle, the second highest National Scouting award, is presented for dedicated
service to Scouting over a prolonged period. Our thanks and congratulations to Father Noel.
22-2-2007 Mr. George Crockett and John FitzPatrick were each awarded the Silver Eagle at the BP service held out at Gordon Park.
During the Baden-Powell Day service on the Sunday 20th February 2005, five long serving members of Scouting here in Matabeleland Province, each were awarded Zimbabwe’s highest Scouting award, The Golden Lion. This award is given to those adults who have given, “Services of the most exceptional character over many years”. The congratulations are extended to:-
Mrs Rosemary Moody
Mrs Aurielle Wilcox
Mr Richard Shilling
Mr Mike George
and Rev. Fr. Odilo Weeger.
You are an inspiration to us all.
Skipper Jack Knapman was awarded the Medal of Merit in 1929 and the Silver Wolf in 1936.