Belgrave Ninnis
Inspector-General Belgrave Ninnis CVO (1 September 1837 – 18 June 1922) was a Royal Navy surgeon, surveyor, Arctic explorer, and leading Freemason, from London. He graduated as a Doctor of Medicine fr...
Erasmus Ommanney
Admiral Sir Erasmus Ommanney KCB, FRS, FRGS, JP (22 May 1814 – 21 December 1904) was a Royal Navy officer and an Arctic explorer of the Victorian era.
Born in London in 1814 the seventh son in a f...
P.J. Moonie
Patrick John Moonie born 28 July 1936 to Alice Moonie (Nee McKay) and Oliver Allan Moonie O.A.M in New South Wales, Australia. At age 4, care responsibilities assumed by Sisters of Mercy Boys home Par...
United States Antarctic Expedition Medal
The United States Antarctic Expedition Medal is a combined military-civilian award that was authorized by the United States Congress on September 24, 1945 under Public Law 185 of the 79th Congress (59...
George Mulock
Captain George F.A. Mulock, DSO, RN, FRGS (7 February 1882 – 26 December 1963) was an Anglo-Irish Royal Navy officer, cartographer and polar explorer who participated in an expedition to the Antarctic...
Louis Bernacchi
Louis Charles Bernacchi (8 November 1876 – 24 April 1942), a physicist and astronomer, is best known for his role in several expeditions to the Antarctic.
Bernacchi was born in Belgium to It...
Vivian Fuchs
Sir Vivian Ernest Fuchs FRS (11 February 1908 – 11 November 1999) was an English explorer whose expeditionary team completed the first overland crossing of Antarctica in 1958.
Fuchs was the son o...
Tryggve Gran
Jens Tryggve Herman Gran DSC, MC (20 January 1888 – 8 January 1980) was a Norwegian aviator, explorer and author. He was the skiing expert on the 1910–13 Scott Antarctic Expedition and was the fi...
Charles Ramsay Arbuthnot
Admiral Charles Ramsay Arbuthnot (5 February 1850 – 30 September 1913) was an officer of the British Royal Navy.
Arbuthnot was born in Liverpool, England, the son of George Clerk Arbuthnot (1803–1...
A Device
The "A" Device is an award device of the United States military which is presented as an attachment to the American Defense Service Medal and the Air Force Overseas Service Ribbon. The "A" Device is a...
Maudheim medal
The Maudheim medal was instituted by King Haakon VII of Norway on 14 November 1951 in memory of the Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition of 1949–1952, awarded to the participants of th...
William Lashly
William Lashly (1867–1940) was a Royal Navy seaman who was a member of both of Robert Falcon Scott's Antarctic expeditions. He was awarded the Polar Medal and, in addition, the Albert Medal for play...
Edgar Evans
Petty Officer Edgar Evans (7 March 1876 – 17 February 1912) was a member of the "Polar Party" in Robert Falcon Scott's ill-fated Terra Nova Expedition to the South Pole in 1911–1912. This group ...
Aeneas Mackintosh
Aeneas Lionel Acton Mackintosh (1 July 1879 – 8 May 1916) was a British Merchant Navy officer and Antarctic explorer, who commanded the Ross Sea party as part of Sir Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans...
Neville Parsons
Neville Parsons BSc(Hons); MSc; PhD; PM is a retired Australian physicist and Antarctic researcher.Neville (Nod) Ronsley Parsons was born in Tasmania in 1926, and educated at Scotch College, Launcesto...
Paul Rose (TV presenter)
Paul Rose is a British television presenter who mainly works for the BBC.
Andrew Croft
Colonel Noel Andrew Cotton Croft DSO OBE (30 November 1906 – 26 June 1998), was a member of the Special Operations Executive in the Second World War, with operations in Norway and Corsica, as we...
Dougal Goodman
Dougal Jocelyn Goodman OBE is a British scientist, chief executive of the Foundation for Science and Technology.Goodman studied at Christ's College, Cambridge and researched the mechanical properties...
Michael Barne
Michael Barne (15 October 1877 – 31 May 1961) was an officer of the 1901-04 Discovery Expedition and was the last survivor of the expedition.
Barne was born at Sotterley Park, Suffolk the son of F...
Sandy Glen
Sir Alexander "Sandy" Richard Glen KBE DSC (18 April 1912 – 6 March 2004) was a Scottish explorer of the Arctic, and wartime intelligence officer. He later invested in the shipping industry, pioneered...
Launcelot Fleming
William Launcelot Scott Fleming (7 August 1906 – 30 July 1990) was an Anglican bishop. He was the Bishop of Portsmouth and later the Bishop of Norwich. He had also been a geologist.
Fleming was b...
Gino Watkins
Henry George "Gino" Watkins FRGS (29 January 1907 – c. 20 August 1932) was a British Arctic explorer.Born in London, he was educated at Lancing College and acquired a love of mountaineering and the o...
Lionel Greenstreet
Lionel Greenstreet (1889 - 1979) was the first officer of the Endurance and a member of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1914-1917, for which he was awarded the Polar Medal. When he died on...
Frank Wild
Commander John Robert Francis Wild CBE, RNVR, FRGS (10 April 1873 – 19 August 1939), known as Frank Wild, was an explorer. He went on five expeditions to Antarctica for which he was awarded the Polar ...
Kevin Walton
Eric William Kevin Walton, GC, DSC (15 May 1918 – 13 April 2009), known as Kevin Walton, was an officer in the Royal Navy during World War II and, in 1946, was a winner of the Albert Medal, which in 1...
Timothy McCarthy (sailor)
Timothy 'Tim' McCarthy (15 July 1888 – 16 March 1917) was an Irish able seaman (AB). He is best known for his service in the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1914-1916, for which he was aw...