Admiral Byrd


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Noun1.Admiral Byrd - explorer and United States naval officerAdmiral Byrd - explorer and United States naval officer; led expeditions to explore Antarctica (1888-1957)
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They were soon to enter hallowed ground, operating on the Beardmore between the footsteps of Shackleton and Scott, and on the Axel Heiberg along the ski tracks and airplane route of Roald Amundsen and Admiral Byrd, respectively, in their historic race to reach the South Pole
Philippine Sea under Admiral Byrd with the expedition to the South Pole.
From 1939-'40 the company outfitted Admiral Byrd on three expeditions to Antarctica