American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Pakistan, Kunyang Chhish Tragedy

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  • Publication Year: 1988

Kunyang Chhish Tragedy. A Japanese expedition led by Seichi Wada tried unsuccessfully to climb Kunyang Chhish. On July 19 Takumi Onuma fell and was killed after his rope was cut by a falling block of ice. Further details are not available.

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