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Asia, Nepal, Kanjiroba

Kanjiroba. The Getsuryo Kai expedition which attempted the mountain in September and October from the north peak was led by Akira Takiguchi. The climb ended in tragedy when Seiiji Takato slipped and fell 5000 feet from 19,700 feet when he was climbing from Camp IV to Camp V.

Ichiro Yoshizawa, A.A.C. and Japanese Alpine Club