Przybyszewski Island

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Przybyszewski Island (76°58′S 148°45′W / 76.967°S 148.750°W / -76.967; -148.750Coordinates: 76°58′S 148°45′W / 76.967°S 148.750°W / -76.967; -148.750) is an ice-covered island 12 nautical miles (22 km) long in the Marshall Archipelago. It lies 3 nautical miles (6 km) east of Cronenwett Island in the western part of Sulzberger Ice Shelf. The island was charted from aircraft of the USS Glacier under Captain Edwin A. McDonald, U.S. Navy, in 1962. Named by him for Lieutenant (j.g.) V. A. Przybyszewski, U.S. Navy Reserve, helicopter pilot on the Glacier who sighted the island from the air on January 26, 1962. The name has been misspelled "Prezbecheski Island" on certain maps and charts.

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