Polar Explorers

The Third Fram Expedition (1910-1914)

Roald Amundsen's northbound expedition which instead went to the South Pole.

Amundsen and four others reached the South Pole as the first on 14 December 1911.

New exhibition from the South Pole expedition opens on December 14th 2011. Watch the trailer under.

Adolf Henrik Lindstrøm
Adolf Hermann Schröer
Alexander Kutschin
Andreas Beck
Christian Doxrud
Halvardus Kristensen
Helmer Hanssen
Hjalmar Fredrik Gjertsen
Hjalmar Johansen
Jacob Nødtvedt
Jørgen Stubberud
Karenius Olsen
Knut Sundbeck
Kristian Prestrud
Ludvig Hansen
Martin Rønne
Olav Olavsen Bjaaland
Oscar Wisting
Sverre Helge Hassel
Thorvald Nilsen

"Victory awaits him, who has everything in order - luck we call it.  Defeat is definitely due for him, who has neglected to take the necessary precautions - bad luck we call it"

Roald Amundsen

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