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Campbell, Victor Linsay Arbuthnot (35).  1875 – 1956.  The man Scott selected to lead the Northern Party and surveyor--map maker.  He was educated at Eton and at 16 went into the merchant marine and later to the Royal Navy.  Having considerable private means, he spent many summers in Norway, becoming proficient with skis and gaining a good knowledge of snow, mountains, and glaciers.

(SPRI Freezeframe p54-16-340)










Priestly, Raymond Edward (24).  1886 – 1974. The youngest member of the party, a geologist, and only civilian in the party. He brought Antarctic experience having been a member of Shackleton's British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-1909.

(SPRI Freezeframe p54-16-373)


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