Prestrud

Some articles on prestrud:

Amundsen's South Pole Expedition - Second Season, 1911–12 - False Start
... Johansen and Prestrud were still out on the ice, without food or fuel Prestrud's dogs had failed, and his heels were badly frostbitten ... day, Amundsen asked Johansen why he and Prestrud had been so late ... Johansen was placed under the command of Prestrud, much his junior as an explorer, in a party that would explore King Edward VII Land ...
Kristian Prestrud - Biography
... Lieutenant Prestrud and one other of the crew, Hjalmar Fredrik Gjertsen, were trusted with the information on the eve of the Fram's departure from Norway ... During the winter stay at Framheim in Antarctica Prestrud, assisted by Hjalmar Johansen, made scientific observations ... Prestrud was assigned to the original group of eight men that made the unsuccessful attempt to reach the Pole on 8 September 1911 ...
Hjalmar Johansen - Exploring Expeditions - Antarctica
... experienced member of the party, Kristian Prestrud, from freezing to death on the return journey ... As a result, Prestrud and Johansen had no tent or cooking equipment to melt snow and had no choice but to press on for the camp in a blizzard with extreme windchill (minus ... Johansen had saved Prestrud from death and carried him to the base camp ...
Mount Prestrud
... Mount Prestrud (86°34′S 165°7′W / 86.567°S 165.117°W / -86.567 -165.117Coordinates 86°34′S 165°7′W / 86.567°S 165.117°W ... Amundsen named one of them for Lieutenant Kristian Prestrud, first officer of the Fram and leader of the Norwegian expedition's Eastern Sledge Party to the Scott Nunataks ... (US-ACAN) has selected this feature to be designated Mount Prestrud ...