The Mier Expedition, was an offshoot that developed originally out of the Somervell Expedition, which was an unsuccessful military operation launched in November 1842 by a Texan militia against Mexican border settlements.
This expedition's goal was to cross the Antarctic continent. Beset by ice and destruction of their ship, the men survived various, grueling adventures and returned to civilization. The duration of the expedition was about three years. Brutal cold and unbelievable… Full Answer
The cast of Italia K2 - 1955 includes: Enrico Abram as Expedition man Ugo Angelino as Expedition Walter Bonati as Expedition Achille Compagnoni as Expedition Ardito Desio as Expeditionsleiter - Himself Mario Fantin as Expedition Cirillo Floreanini as Expedition Pino… Full Answer
In September Fannin became active in the volunteer army and subscribed money to an expedition to capture the Veracruzana, a Mexican ship at Copano; but the expedition did not materialize, and Fannin went to Gonzales, where, as captain of the… Full Answer