Colonel Alexander Hepburne Macklin OBE MC TD (1889 – 21 March 1967) was
a British doctor who served as one of the two surgeons on Sir Ernest Shackleton'
s Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expeditio...
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Macklin, Dr. Alexander H. - Surgeon .... An old Antarctic hand on his fourth trip
south with the Endurance, Cheetham was ever cheerful and .... The glacier was
discovered in the course of the U.S. Navy LC-130 plane flight over the coast, Nov.
Dr. Alexander Macklin was one of two surgeons on Ernest Shackleton's Imperial
Trans-Antarctic (Endurance) Expedition 1914-1917. He also joined Shackleton
on ... Featured Experience. View up the Branscomb Glacier toward Mount Vinson
May 28, 2014 ... The Endurance was eventually crushed by the Antarctic's melting ice pack, ... with
a 20 mile march across impassable mountains and glaciers to reach the ..... A
Year on South Georgia: Sam Crimmin, Quark Expeditions Doctor ...
Mar 26, 2002 ... ALEXANDER MACKLIN (Son of Endurance doctor Alexander Macklin): ... While
praising Shackleton for lifting the veil from Antarctica, ...... and sheer glacier faces,
which offered not the slightest possibility of landing anywhere.
In 1902, Scott chose Shackleton, along with Dr. Edward Wilson, for his first
attempt on ... he pioneered a route along the Great Beardmore Glacier with fellow
crew ... Trans-Antarctic Expedition left England aboard the Endurance, named for
Patrick, who is travelling with David, is a doctor and has been treating him from
the ..... Monday 7th December – Endurance 100 Blog – Union Glacier, Antarctica
O 25th November 2015, The Endurance South Pole 100 Expedition, led by David
... the chances of completing the first Trans Antarctic expedition were crushed too.
... Based at Union Glacier Camp, become familiar with surroundings and the ...
Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton was a key figure in the Heroic Age of Antarctic ... He
was the second of ten children and his father was a doctor. ... Glacier passage;
the first crossing of the Trans-Antarctic mountain range and it the first ...
Shackleton returned from the Endurance expedition in the midst of the First World
War and ...
Jan 25, 2016 ... Henry Worsley had abandoned the history-making Antarctic trek on ... Doctors
diagnosed him with bacterial peritonitis and were unable to stop the ..... Axel
Heiberg Glacier to the South Pole, a 900 mile unsupported journey.