Cassin - Esposito - Tizzoni
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From L to R - Riccardo Cassin, Ugo Tizzoni and Gino Esposito (the guy with the rope coil and the ice axe) reach the Boccalatte hut around mid day, August 7th, 1938. The day before, they had complete the first ascent of the Walker Spur of the Grandes Jorasses
Riccardo Cassin has died at 23pm of August 6th 2009, exactly 71 years (minus 7 hours) after summiting Grandes Jorasses.
(source: archive CAI National Mountain Museum in Turin - Italy)