Pilon Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Pilon Peak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peak (2d)
This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
A prominent peak (1,880 m) standing 2 mi NE of Mount Works along the W side of Horne Glacier, in the Everett Range, Concord Mountains. Mapped by USGS from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by US-ACAN for Cdr. Jerome R. Pilon, USN, Operations Officer of Antarctic Development Squadron Six (1967-68), Executive Officer (1968-69), and Commanding Officer (1969-70). Commander Pilon served on the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names, 1976-78.
No images of this place could be found.