Shields, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Shields (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Mountain
This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
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A mountain, 1168 m high, on the eastern side of the Pryor Glacier in Oates Land. The feature was used as an Electrotape station during the US Geological Survey traverse in 1961-62. Named after Staff Sgt. J.K. Shields, USMC, a navigator with USN Special Development Squadron VX-6 in Antarctica in 1962-63 and 1963-64.
Staff Sgt. J.K. Shields, USMC, navigator with USN Special Development Squadron VX-6
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