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Mylius-Eriksen Statue

The polar explorer Mylius Eriksen.

By Ringkøbing Museum is a statue of Mylius-Eriksen. He was in head of the famous Greenland expedition in 1902-04. In 1906-07 he once again was in front of an expedition to the north-eastern part of Greenland. Mylius Eriksen and other from the expedition died in November 1907. Only one body was found and diary telling the fate of the team.