Souter, William Clark

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Souter, William Clark Gender: M
born on 24 February 1880 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )
Place Perth, Scotland, 56n24, 3w28
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
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William Clark Souter ("Terra Nova")


Scottish ophthalmic surgeon who served on the Terra Nova in 1903-1904 as ship's surgeon on a relief expedition to rescue the ship Discovery which was trapped in the Antarctic ice. William Clark Souter was awarded the polar medal. His prints recording the expedition have been published by the University of Aberdeen as the online collection "Photographs of Dr. W. Clark Souter's Antarctic trip 1903-1904."

William Clark Souter died at 11 PM on 27 February 1959 at the Spynie Hospital in Elgin.

Link to Discovery Expedition


  • Death, Cause unspecified 27 February 1959 at 11:00 PM in Elgin (Age 79)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth and death records from National Records of Scotland [1].


  • Vocation : Art : Photography
  • Vocation : Medical : Surgeon (Ophthalmic)
  • Vocation : Travel : Crew/ Ship, Train, Bus (Ship's surgeon)
  • Notable : Awards : Medals (Polar)