Bjørnnutane

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 1388

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from Norway. It is part of the Norway Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

Crags in XU-fjella, Heimefrontfjella in Maudheimvidda. After Bjørn Eriksen b. 1916, student. Leader of military intelligence in Trondheim. Arrested, and gave his life to protect his associates. Bjørn Reinertsen b. 1920, student. Leader of military intelligence in Oslo. Killed whilst trying to escape from Gestapo arrest.

Location

Latitude:
74° 37' 00.0" S
-74.617°
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Longitude:
10° 00' 00.0" W
-10.000°
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Altitude:
2590 m
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Region:
Not recorded

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
Unknown

Related information

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