The funeral of Halina Krüger-Syrokomska. Top left: Krzysztof Wielicki and Jan Holnicki. Wojciech Kurtyka is below them. Leszek Cichy in a hat and a scarf.
Polish expedition to K2 1982. Expedition leader Wanda Rutkiewicz. On July 30 1982 Wojciech Kurtyka and Jerzy Kukuczka climbed the Broad Peak summit by a classic route with alpine style (illegal ascent as part of acclimatization before the attack on the southern face of K2).
Published: 19 December 2019
Broad Peak, 1982, Krzysztof Wielicki, Jan Holnicki, Wojciech Kurtyka, Leszek Cichy, Halina Krüger-Syrokomska, funeral
Source: Jerzy Kukuczka's archive
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