Charles Green collection 1921


Charles Green collection 1921

Correspondence (2 leaves)



SNAC Resource ID: 6285148

Scott Polar Research Institute

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Macklin Alexander Hepburne d 1967 (person)

Green, A. C. (Arthur Charlett), 1888-1974 (person)

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Charles John Green (person)

Charles John Green was born on 24 November 1888 at Richmond, Surrey. He trained in the bakery trade, joining the Merchant Navy as a cook in 1910. Whilst in Buenos Aires he joined the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition [Weddell Sea Party], 1914-1916 (leader Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton), serving as cook on board Endurance . After the ship was crushed in the pack ice of the Weddell Sea, the crew lived for six months on drifting ice until this broke up northeast of the Antarctic Penins...

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