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.
Aug 28, 2016 ... Macklin closeup spare Dr. Alexander Macklin was one of two surgeons on Ernest
Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic (Endurance) Expedition ...
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 ...
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
Jan 25, 2016 ... Henry Worsley had abandoned the history-making Antarctic trek on Friday ...
Doctors diagnosed him with bacterial peritonitis and were unable to stop .... 'I
must now do over 16 nautical miles per day until I reach the glacier.
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 ...
Endurance Obituaries ... Macklin was born in India in 1889 , his father was also a
Doctor. When his family ... You say that the tanks are tame after the Antarctic.
Commenting on Shackleton's reaction to their inability to free the Endurance from
the ice, Alexander Macklin, the ship's doctor, said, "It was at this moment ...