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Archibald Lang McLean (26)
- Mawson 1911-1914
Single, a graduate in Arts and Medicine of
Sydney University; New South Wales. He acted as Chief Medical
Officer at the Main Base (Adélie Land) and carried out
observations in Bacteriology and Physiology during the first
year. In 1913 (the second year) he was Biologist, Ice-Carrier
and Editor of the `Adelie Blizzard'. He took part in a sledging
journey along the eastern coast in the summer of 1912-1913.
Landmarks named after Archibald Lang McLean
Scan of a plaque dedicated to Archibald Lang McLean in Sydney University. Image supplied by John Bouwer, great nephew.
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