This page presents the geographical name data for DeWald Glacier in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.
Feature Name (see definition): DeWald Glacier
Feature Class (see definition): Glacier
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 3814
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 19' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 00' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.3166667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1973
Description (see definition): A glacier 5 mi long draining the NE slopes of Bramble Peak in the Victory Mountains of Victoria Land. The glacier flows NW to merge with the terminus of Lensen Glacier where both glaciers join the larger Pearl Harbor Glacier. Mapped by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant (j.g.) Bruce F. DeWald, U.S. Navy (USN), aerographer with the McMurdo Station winter party in 1963 and 1966; forecast duty officer at McMurdo Station during the summer seasons of 1972-73 and 1973-74.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data