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"Naomi Uemura"
Issue date: 29th July April 2011

Naomi Uemura (1941 – 1984) was a Japanese adventurer and mountaineer. He was the first person reach the North pole solo.

 

Greenland 2011, Naomi Uemura and 'Nunatak Uemura peak', named after Naomi Uemura.
The mountain lies about two miles west of the inland icecap in Greenland, that Uemura reached alone by dogsled in August 1978 after making the first solo overland trip to Noth Pole. 

The stamp issued in sheets and as miniaturesheet as well.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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