Mount Allsup


Mount Allsup

Mount Allsup (84°1′S 159°36′E / 84.017°S 159.6°E / -84.017; 159.6) is a rock peak, 2,580 m, marking the southwest limits of the Canopy Cliffs, at the south end of Queen Elizabeth Range. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Clifford C. Allsup, Aviation Machinist's Mate, U.S. Navy, who was injured during Operation Deepfreeze II, 1956-57.

 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Mount Allsup" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).