Asociación de Scouts de México, A.C.

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Emblem of the Asociación de Scouts de México

The Asociación de Scouts de México, A.C. (ASMAC, Scout Association of Mexico) is the national Scouting association of Mexico. Scouting was founded in Mexico in 1920 and became a member of the World Organization of the Scout Movement in 1926. ASMAC has 29,490 members (as of 2004).

Juan Lainé served on the World Scout Committee of the World Organization of the Scout Movement from from 1947 until 1949 and again from 1951 until 1957.

In 1961, Lainé was awarded the Bronze Wolf, the only distinction of the World Organization of the Scout Movement, awarded by the World Scout Committee for exceptional services to world Scouting. Other recipients include Mr. Macias Valadez in 1971, and Mr. Jorge Toral A. in 1975.

Caballero Aguila badge

The highest rank is the Caballero Aguila, literally Eagle Knight.

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Members of the Interamerican Scout Region

Full members: Argentina | Aruba | Bahamas | Barbados | Belize | Bolivia | Brazil | Canada | Chile | Colombia | Costa Rica | Curacao | Dominica | Dominican Republic | Dutch Caribbean | Ecuador | El Salvador | Grenada | Guatemala | Guyana | Haiti | Honduras | Jamaica | Mexico | Nicaragua | Panama | Paraguay | Peru | Saint Lucia | Saint Vincent and the Grenadines | Suriname | Trinidad and Tobago | United States | Uruguay | Venezuela
Associate members:
Countries without Scouting: Cuba