Guess the Explorer!


Haven’t done this for awhile, so here are five interesting but obscure facts about an Antarctic explorer.  See if you can guess which one…

This explorer–

1. Went to the Antarctic with both Robert Scott and Ernest Shackleton.

2. Served aboard HMS Edinburgh.

3.Went on five separate expeditions to Antarctica but died peacefully in South Africa in 1939.

4. Was the son of a schoolmaster.

5. Was commemorated in 2011 by a set of 8 stamps issued by the South Georgia post office.


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