DNA extracted from tooth and bone samples recovered in 2013 were confirmed to be the remains of Warrant Officer John Gregory, engineer aboard HMS Erebus.
“The John Rae Society is presenting a series of on-line talks about the good Doctor’s adventures and discoveries”
“Andrew and I were discussing the good, nay great, news, that Dr John Rae has won the RICS Pride in the Profession Mappers Award”
I initially joined the John Rae Society, for two reasons. The first reason being – I dislike injustice.
Dr Potter’s fascinating illustrated talk told of the artefacts found by John Rae as he encountered the native peoples of the region.