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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Heimefront Range (USA) 74° 35' 00.0" S 11° 00' 00.0" W Range
Name ID: 126369 Place ID: 6191

A range of mountains in three groups trending NE-SW for 65 mi, situated 50 mi WSW of Kirwan Escarpment in Queen Maud Land. The range was observed and photographed by the Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition in the course of air reconnaissane from Maudheim in January 1952. The name "Heimefrontfjella" (homefront range) was applied by the placename authority in the Norwegian government. This range may include the rudely mapped mountains identified as "Kottas Berge" on the map of the GerAE of 1938-39.

Heimefrontfjella (NOR) 74° 40' 00.0" S 11° 00' 00.0" W Range
Name ID: 115246 Place ID: 6191

Large mountain area consisting of Tottanfjella, Sivorgfjella, XU-fjella and Milorgfjella, S-most in Maudheimvidda. After Heimefronten, in honour of the national resistance organizations which opposed the Nazi occupation of Norway in 1940-45.

Heimefrontfjella (RUS) 74° 30' 00.0" S 11° 00' 00.0" W Range
Name ID: 118416 Place ID: 6191

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