American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Pakistan, Sani Pokukush Tragedy

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  • Publication Year: 1989

Sani Pokukush Tragedy. A nine-man Japanese expedition was led by Mineo Kawai. They had hoped to climb Sani Pokukush (6885 meters, 22,600 feet) but the expedition was called off when on July 15 Jin Tokuda died of Acute Mountain Sickness.

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