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Single, born in Napier, New Zealand. Graduate of the
Otago University. Besides being employed on the New Zealand Geological
Survey, he acted as Entomological Collector to the Dominion Museum at
Wellington. A member of the Macquarie Island Party, of which he was
the Biologist for two years, H. Hamilton visited the Antarctic during
the final cruise of the `Aurora' in the summer of 1913-1914.
From Appendix 1, Mawson - Heart of the Antarctic
Skeleton of sea-elephant & Hamilton
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