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Elmer M. Cranton, M.D., LT, MC, USN,
South Pole geodesic survey marker
EMC geographic South Pole
Cranton Bay on Antarctic Map
  Cranton Bay -  satellite photo.JPG - This satellite photo shows Cranton Bay, outlined here with red dots in the lower right at the height of the Antarctic summer. The seaward half of the frozen bay has melted into large blocks of floating ice. The landward half of the Bay remains permanently frozen under a glacier that flows down from the inland plateau.  
Cranton Bay Antarctica , Satellite Summer View
Glacier at Ocean
Elmer in  Christchurch, New Zealand NZ
McMudo Station, Mt. Erebus volcano in background
McMurdo icebreaker cutting channel

This satellite photo shows Cranton Bay, outlined here with red dots in the lower right at the height of the Antarctic summer. The seaward half of the frozen bay has melted into large blocks of floating ice. The landward half of the Bay remains permanently frozen under a glacier that flows down from the inland plateau. Download
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OPERATON DEEPFREEZE, ANTARCTICA 1966-67