Vahsel) on Dec. 11 in that year and entered the pack seven days later in lat.
2 1912, where an indentation in the Barrier ice formed Vahsel Bay, whence the land rose to the S.
Vahsel feared the destruction of the vessel, and induced the leader to change his plans and return to South Georgia for the winter in order to try again next year.
Vahsel died during the drift, and the expedition broke up at South Georgia.
8 1914 in the " Endurance " and sailed from South Georgia on Dec. 5, with the intention of landing in Vahsel Bay and proceeding thence to the South Pole after wintering on the land.