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Naomi Uemura

Naomi Uemura (1941 – 1984) was a Japanese adventurer and mountaineer. He was the first person ever climbed Mount McKinley solo and reached the North pole solo. Uemura had climbed solo Kilimanjaro, Aconcagua, Mont Blanc and the Matterhorn as well.

 

Greenland 2011, Naomi Uemura and Nunatak Uemera peak in background (contact)
(stamp issued in sheets and souveniersheet)  

 

Greenland 2011, Naomi Uemura (souveniersheet)  

 

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