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dc.coverage.spatial Marion Island en_ZA 2015-12-06T20:05:05Z 2015-12-06T20:05:05Z 1940 en_ZA 1940
dc.description.abstract H.M.S Neptune of the Royal Navy went on a British expedition in search of World War II prisoners under the command of Rory C. O'Conner in October 1940. The Neptune sailed past Marion Island in 1944 and attempted to land, but to no avail. The first photographs of Marion Island, now lost, were taken from its decks. en_ZA
dc.description.sponsorship Sponsored by the National Research Foundation (South Africa) en_ZA
dc.description.statementofresponsibility Antarctic Legacy of South Africa
dc.format Image en_ZA
dc.language en_ZA en_ZA
dc.rights Copyright en_ZA
dc.subject Exploration en_ZA
dc.subject Gough Island en_ZA
dc.subject Marion Island en_ZA
dc.subject Prince Edward Island en_ZA
dc.subject Ships en_ZA
dc.subject Transportation en_ZA
dc.subject Travel en_ZA
dc.subject Tristan da Cunha en_ZA
dc.title H.M.S. Neptune en_ZA
dc.type Images
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iso19115.mddistributor.distributorcontact Simonstown Navy Museum en_ZA JPG en_ZA
iso19115.mdidentification.deliverypoint Antarctic Legacy of South Africa, Faculty of Science, Private Bag X1, Matieland. Stellenbosch. South Africa. en_ZA
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    Photo Gallery of Iimages taken on and around the Prince Edward Islands

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