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Apsley George Benet Cherry-Garrard (1886-1959), Polar explorer

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Apsley George Benet Cherry-Garrard was an Antarctic explorer. He was a survivor of the 1910-13 Terra Nova Expedition and is acclaimed for his historical account of this expedition, The Worst Journey in the World. At the age of twenty-four, 'Cherry' was one of the youngest members of Robert Scott's expedition.

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Captain Scott's Birthday Dinner, 6 June 1911

by Herbert George Ponting
carbon print, 6 June 1911
NPG P1100