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 William Foster “Billy” Milne

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William Foster “Billy” Milne

Birth
Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death 29 Feb 1920 (aged 34)
Barre, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Burial Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Plot G/2nd/16
Memorial ID 82888263 View Source
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William (Billy) Foster Milne emigrated to America in the spring of 1907 from Scotland. He had been a trained scout under Robert Baden-Powell. He formed Troop 1 in Barre, Vt by October 1909, before scouts were founded in America and he is credited as being America's first Scoutmaster. He was married to Frances Harriet Foster Milne.


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In Loving Memory of
William Foster Milne
Eldest son of William Milne
Who died at
Barre Vt. USA
On 29th February, 1920
Aged 34 years
Who is buried here
And
His beloved wife
Frances Harriet Stewart
Of Birkhall Schoolhouse,
Ballater
Who died 26th September, 1961
Aged 74 years


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