Lauringrabben

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 8191

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

Small nunatak in Helsethskarvet, Milorgfjella N in Heimefrontfjella, S in Maudheimvidda. After Kolbein Lauring, b. 1914, businessman. Active in the Resistance at an early stage. Was released after three years imprisonment, and continued underground work. When hunted by the Gestapo for a second time, he made a narrow escape, due to resolute actions by his wife Kari, b. 1918. She also managed to send warning to his organization.

Location

Latitude:
74° 19' 54.0" S
-74.332°
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Longitude:
9° 34' 00.0" W
-9.567°
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Altitude:
2033 m
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Region:
Not recorded

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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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