Daily Archives: November 26, 2021

Mr. Stevens and his companions of the Antarctic have got special Polar Medals granted by the King. He is on instructional work in the S. of England, the last I heard. Lt. John Munro was in seeing us on Thursday evening on his way back from leave. He had been ill with trench fever and bronchitis… Stornoway, 18th February. 1918

Mr Gibson’s big news for Jean this week is that Lord Leverhulme has bought the island. He also includes an interesting reference to Polar medals granted to his friend Mr Stevens and fellow Antarctic explorers. The next in our series … Continue reading

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