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Ninnis, Aubrey Howard

Ninnis, Aubrey Howard

Alias: None

Title: Mr

Dates: unknown-1956

Nationality: British

Awards: Polar Medal (bronze); Polar Medal (silver)

Aubrey Howard Ninnis was the nephew of Dr Belgrave Ninnis who served as a surgeon on the Britsih Arctic Expedition 1875-76, led by George Strong Nares and cousin of Belgrave Sutton Ninnis, who lost his life during the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-14 (Aurora), led by Douglas Mawson.

Aubrey Ninnis joined the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition 194-17 (Aurora) serving as motor engineer. During the First World War he joined the Royal Naval Reserve. He died on 1st August 1956.

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