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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...

British Trans-Antarctica Expedition 1914-17, Endurance, Crew and ...

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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 | Adventure Network International


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  ...

Shackleton's Legacy: Antarctic Exploration a Century After Endurance


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 ...

NOVA | Transcripts | Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance | PBS


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.

Shackleton and the Crew of the Endurance - Shackleton's Antarctic ...


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 the ...

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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

Endurance 100 Expedition - Shackled to the Ice


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 Shackleton | The Shackleton Foundation


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 ...

'My journey is at an end. I've run out of time and endurance': The last


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.

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Antarctic Explorer Shackleton Hindered by Heart Defect, Docs Say


Jan 20, 2016 ... The Endurance expedition was the third of four Antarctic expeditions that ... to a new paper by two doctors, retired anesthetist Ian Calder in London, ... of the mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health issues.

A century after expedition to Antarctica, Shackleton diagnosed with ...


Jan 12, 2016 ... On the 100th anniversary of the Endurance expedition to Antarctica led by Sir Ernest Shackleton, doctors believe the inspirational ... the first crossing of the mountains and glaciers of South Georgia without any health problems.

A century after Endurance Shackleton diagnosed with 'hole in the ...


Jan 13, 2016 ... On the 100th anniversary of the Endurance expedition to Antarctica led by Sir Ernest Shackleton, doctors writing in the ... Shackleton was capable of severe exertion and made the first crossing of the mountains and glaciers of ...