In , he introduced the Gilwell woggle as the insignia for Basic Training. From to , the Gilwell woggle was awarded on the completion of Basic Training, and the Gilwell scarf and the Wood Badge beads were awarded on the completion of Advanced Training. In Thurman conducted the only Wood Badge course ever in Burma.
SCOUT PIONEERING: Brazilian Balance Track
John Thurman wrote a number of instructional Scouting books, notably on the subject of Scout pioneering. They were written in an amusing style, and are credited with increasing the popularity and scope of pioneering within the Scout Movement in the post World War II period.
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