Photo Tom West Everest 2004 Expedition©EverestNews.com
Ken Noguchi clean
up expedition summit list of date. Earlier 2 more Sherpas were reported to
have summited that were on Ken team, see below...
15-MAY 8:AM = Ken Noguchi, Hiraga Jun,
Pemba Dorje Sherpa, Krishna Tamang, AnKaji Sherpa, Kailash Tamang
17-May = Kei Taniguchi, Ms. Pasang Lhamu
Sherpa, Ongje Sherpa, Palden Sherpa, Phurba Tenjing Sherpa, Kaji Sherpa,
17-May = Mr. Lee Sang Bae (Korea), Ang
Mingma Sherpa ,Ngima Kanchha Sherpa
Earlier: Pemba Dorje Sherpa, climbing to the summit without
oxygen and Furba Sherpa from Dolakha district climbed to the summit according
to their people for the eight ruling parties in Nepal and put portraits of
Apostle of Peace Gautam Bhuddha at the summit of 8,848 meters height. Pemba
Dorje of course claimed the world record three years ago by summiting Everest
in just eight hours ten minutes. He was a member of the Noguchi Expedition
this season. This was Pemba 6th summit of Everest...
This was an Asian trekking Expedition.
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