Adopted 6 December 1921, as suggested in 1914 by G.E. Howard
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
"...after an officer the British Antarctic Expedition."
Source: 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1924 (supplement to the Annual Report of the Dept of the Interior, 1924, Ottawa)