NOAA History Banner
gold bar divider
home - takes you to index page
about the site
contacts
noaa - takes you to the noaa home page
search this site
white divider
   
arrow Profiles in Time
arrow C&GS Biographies

profiles in time c and gs biographies

Maurice G. Rudisell: Rudisell Reef: a reef partly bare at high water in Nikolski Bay, ¾ mile northwest of Nikolski Village, near lat. 52 56’ 50” N., long. 168 52’ 10” W., Umnak Island, Alaska. Named after fireman Maurice G. Rudisell, U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, who was drowned May 28, 1938, when a survey boat struck on the reef.

In: Decisions of the United States Board on Geographic Names – Decisions rendered between July 1, 1940 and June 30, 1941, p. 48. United States Department of the Interior, Harold L. Ickes, Secretary.


Publication of the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), NOAA Central Library.

Last Updated: June 8, 2006 9:24 AM

Privacy Policy | Disclaimer