Explorer and naval administrator. Born Devon, the younger brother of Stephen.
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Arctic explorer. Born at the Hall of Clestrain, near Stromness, Orkney Island...
Role on the lost expedition: Able seaman on SS Terror. See John Franklin.
Role on the lost expedition: Royal marine on SS Terror. See John Franklin.
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Role on the lost expedition: Officer on SS Erebus. See John Franklin.
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