The start for South Georgia
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The start for South Georgia

24 April 1916

Frank Hurley

Presented to King George V, 1917

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On 24 April Shackleton set off in a reinforced and covered-over James Caird, with Worsley, Crean, McCarthy, Vincent and McNish, to make the 800 mile (1,480km) journey to South Georgia. More