Geologist - Aurora 1911-1913
Single, a graduate in Mining Engineering of Melbourne University.
A member of F. Wild's Western Party (Queen Mary Land), he took
part in several sledging journeys and was Geologist of the party
who explored westwards to Gaussberg.
From Appendix 1, Mawson - Heart of the Antarctic
Landmarks named after Charles Archibald Hoadley
Feature Type: cape
Description: Prominent rock coastal outcrop forming the W portal of the valley occupied by Scott Glacier. Discovered by the Western Base Party of the AAE under Mawson in November 1912.
Variant Name: Cape Hoadly
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