Climbers during lifting dead body of Halina Krüger-Syrokomska from K2. From the left: Ewa Panejko-Pankiewicz, Danuta Wach and Christine de Colombel (only her head is visible).
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, Ewa Panejko-Pankiewicz, Danuta Wach, Christine de Colombel, Halina Krüger-Syrokomska, funeral
Source: Jerzy Kukuczka's archive
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