Getting stuck. Getting out. IEM5010 Summer 2003 Paul E. Rossler, Ph.D., P.E.
Websites www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/shackleton/ www.antarcticconnection.com/antarctic/ history/index.shtml
Fortitudine Vincimus - "by endurance we conquer." MEN WANTED: FOR HAZARDOUS JOURNEY. SMALL WAGES, BITTER COLD, LONG MONTHS OF COMPLETE DARKNESS, CONSTANT DANGER, SAFE RETURN DOUBTFUL. HONOUR AND RECOGNITION IN CASE OF SUCCESS. SIR ERNEST SHACKLETON http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/shackleton/1914/team.html
Some notable crew members Second-in-Command - Frank Wild Captain - Frank Worsley Second Officer -Thomas Crean Official Photographer - James Francis Hurley
Some notable crew members Motor Expert and Storekeeper -Thomas Orde-Lees Carpenter -Henry McNish Able Seaman - John Vincent Stowaway (later steward) -Perce Blackborow
Voyage to Elephant Island James Caird, Stancomb Wills (smallest, least seaworthy), Dudley Docker
Voyage of the James Caird * Worsely, Crean, McNish, McCarthy, and Vincent