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Urville

Urville is the name or part of the name of several communes in France, and some associated terms:

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Charles Jacquinot
... first trip to Antarctica was made in 1826–29 with Jules Dumont d'Urville ... Jacquinot held the rank of lieutenant when he returned to Antarctica with d'Urville as second-in-command ... Mount Jacquinot was named for him by d'Urville, who was said to have been his best friend ...
D'Urville Sea
... D'Urville Sea is a sea of the Southern Ocean, north of the coast of Adélie Land, East Antarctica ... It is named after the French explorer and officer Jules Dumont d'Urville ...
Dumont D'Urville Station
... The Dumont d'Urville Station (French Base Dumont d'Urville) is a French scientific station located in Antarctica on Île des Pétrels, archipelago of Pointe Géologie (66°39′46″S 140°0 ... It is named after explorer Jules Dumont d'Urville since his expedition landed on Débarquement Rock in the Dumoulin Islands at the northeast end of the archipelogo on January ... Antarctic research station, Port Martin, located 62 km east of D'Urville, was destroyed by fire on the night of January 23, 1952, without death or injury ...
Mount D'Urville
... Mount D'Urville is the highest point on Auckland Island, one of New Zealand's subantarctic outlying islands, and is named after French explorer Jules Dumont d'Urville ...