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Streich, Mount: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Streich, Mount in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Streich, Mount

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17765

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
158° 53' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 158.8833333

Elevation (see definition): 2250

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): A buttress-type mountain (2250 m) that rises above Skelton Icefalls midway between Angino Buttress and Portal Mountain. Named after Lieutenant Paul R. (Bob) Streich, one of the first pilots in US Navy Squadron VX-6 during Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) I and Ii, 1955-57. An "Otter" pilot, he flew from Little America V and provided aerial reconnaissance for the establishment of Byrd Station.

Date Created (see definition): 05/22/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Streich, Mount in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Streich, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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