Rescued party Shackleton and Capt. Davis
From left: Keith Jack, Alexander Stevens, Dick Richards, Ernest Wild, Irvine Gaze, Ernest Joyce, John Cope, Ernest Shackleton, John King Davis, and surviving sled dog Oscar.
Jack wrote in his diary of the rescue: "Then came my first meal on board - real fresh mutton. I ate and ate and wished I could eat more. Oranges too and fresh potatoes... I fell as if I want to sleep and sleep and dream. Everything seems to strange."