Bornmann Glacier

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Bornmann Glacier (72°20′S 170°13′E / 72.333°S 170.217°E / -72.333; 170.217Coordinates: 72°20′S 170°13′E / 72.333°S 170.217°E / -72.333; 170.217) is a glacier flowing from the west side of Hallett Peninsula 1 nautical mile (2 km) south of Seabee Hook and forming a short, floating ice tongue on the shore of Edisto Inlet. It was named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition, 1957–58, for Lieutenant Robert C. Bornmann, MC, U.S. Navy, surgeon and leader of the U.S. Navy Operation Deep Freeze party at Hallett Station in 1958.[1]

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Bornmann Glacier" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).