Dufek Head (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Dufek Head (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Head (8)
This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
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An ice-covered headland 4.4 mi NE of Tyree Head in S Ross Island. The headland rises to 620 m at the E side of the terminus of Aurora Glacier. Named by US-ACAN (2000) in association with Tyree Head, q.v., after R. Adm. George J. Dufek, USN (1903-77), Commander, U.S. Naval Support Force, Antarctica, 1954-59.
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