Béchervaise Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Béchervaise Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island (5)
This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
Largest of the Flat Islands in Holme Bay, Mac. Robertson Land. It is one of several plotted as a part of "Flatoy" (flat island) by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37. Found to be a separate island by ANARE in 1954 and named for John M. Bechervaise, officer in charge at Mawson Station in 1955 and 1959.
No images of this place could be found.