Harold Hamilton (1885 - 1937)
Biologist - Aurora 1911-1913
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
From Appendix 1, Mawson - Heart of the Antarctic
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