Charles B. Cook

1945-1965

Charles B. Cook was Scout Executive in Chattanooga from September 1, 1945 to 1965.  He was responsible for developing Camp Cherokee.  Prior to coming to Chattanooga, he was Scout Executive from 1943-1945 in Ouachita Valley Council (Monroe, Louisiana).  Prior to that, he he was council president and council commissioner in Hot Springs, Arkansas.


Cook was born December 14, 1900.  He died February 19, 1995.  Cook's wife, Mildred, died at the age of 101 in Chattanooga on March 28, 2002.


1945-07-25 - C.B. Cook Will Succeed Peacock in Scout Post