Gallagher Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Gallagher Ridge (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Ridge (2d)
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
A small northeast trending ridge of some 2.8km, between Decker Glacier to the west and Ferguson Glacier to the east, in Asgard Range. Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-ME09
Named after Charles Gallagher, Command Master Chief, U.S Naval Support Force, Antarctica, who served four austral summers at McMurdo Station, 1991-92 through 1994-95. Upon Navy retirement, Gallagher joined Antarctic Support Associates (ASA) as Housing Coordinator at McMurdo Station, 1995-96 and 1996-97. He became ill during the winter-over period and died at McMurdo Station, May 1, 1997.
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