Strømnæsberget

Strømnæsberget (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Strømnæsberget  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 14154
Name ID: 116107

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

Partly snow-covered hill NE-most in XU-fjella, Heimefrontfjella in Maudheimvidda. After Øistein Strømnæs, b. 1914, student. Early member and longtime leader of XU (military intelligence). His future wife Anne Sofie Østvedt, b. 1918, also a student. Was wanted by the Gestapo, but managed to live in hiding in Oslo, serving the intelligence organization.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
74° 31' 48.0" S
- 74.53000°
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Longitude:
9° 23' 00.0" W
- 9.38333°
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Altitude:
2070 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Scale:
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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:
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Related information

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