Fitzpatrick Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Fitzpatrick Rock (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Rock
This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
A small island about 1.5 km south-west of Wilkes in the northern part of the Windmill Islands, off the Budd Coast. The area was photographed by USN Operation Highjump (1946-47), ANARE (1956) and the Russian Antarctic Expedition (1956). Named by USACAN after boatswain's mate J A Fitzpatrick, USN, a member of the party from the USS Glacier which made a survey of the Newcomb Bay area in February, 1957.