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Asia, Afghanistan, Mir Samir

Mir Samir. Hubert Schmid, leader, Philipp Albrecht, and Hans and Heinrich Pritschet of the Allgäu Hindu Kush Expedition were handicapped by illnesses. Even so Albrecht and Hans Pritschet made on June 19 the third ascent of Mir Samir (19,060 feet) from a 13,125-foot camp. They had approached by way of Parian.

Adolf Diemberger, Ă–sterreichischer Alpenklub