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DeWald Glacier: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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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



NOTE: The information regarding DeWald Glacier in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about DeWald Glacier should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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