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Single, born in Napier, New Zealand.
Graduate of the Otago University. Besides being employed on the New
Zealand Geological Survey, he acted as Entomological Collector to the
Dominion Museum at Wellington. A member of the Macquarie Island Party,
of which he was the Biologist for two years, H. Hamilton visited the
Antarctic during the final cruise of the `Aurora' in the summer
From Appendix 1, Mawson - Heart of the Antarctic
Skeleton of sea-elephant & Hamilton
Biographical information - This is a difficult
area to research, I am concentrating on the Polar experiences of
the men involved. Any further information or pictures visitors may
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