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The 1966 DRUS Rescue

 
The 1966 DRUS Rescue

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Object Title: The 1966 DRUS Rescue

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Created/Edited: Apr 15, 2012 / Sep 10, 2013

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Photos of the 1966 Drus rescue




 
Hemming at the DZ








itinéraire face ouest des Drus
The West face route










Descent in teh American Direct
Descent in the American Direct. Guillot, Hemming, one of the German and Bodin.Photo Vincent Mercié published in Paris-Match.



The rescuers and the rescued
Photo Paris-Match of Gary Hemming's team and the the rescued Germans


90 m dihedral Sketched by Guido Magnone
Sketch of the 90 m dihedral - Guido magnone

 
Gary hemming the Beatnik of the Alps
 
 
Lothar
Lothar Mauch

Gilles Bodin
Gilles Bodin

 
 90 m dihedral
90 m dihedral drawing showing situation published by Paris-Match

 
The 90 meters diehedral and Pendulum
The 90 meters dihedral and the Pendulum
The 23rd on the Rognon
on the 23rd, one of the German coming down from the Gendarmerie helicopter safe at last!

 
The Drus West face close up
 
 
The Drus North and West faces
 
Gary Hemming
 

 
The 90 meters diehedral and Pendulum
 
The 23rd on the Rognon
 
 
François Guillot and Gary Hemming
 
 
Gilles Bodin
 
Lothar
 

 
90 m dihedral Drus West face
90 m dihedral Drus West face

 
Riri in the 90 m dihedral
Climbing in the 90 m dihedral - photo Bernard Vaucher

The Pendulum and the ledge
The pendulum photo taken during the 1rst ascent - 1952 - showing also the ledge on the right. The second photo below shows the traverse on 'golos' joining the North face, put in during the 1nd succcesful attempt

 
The 90 m dihedral 1rst ascent 1952
The 90 m dihedral 1rst ascent - 1952 - Guido magnone

 
The rescued and the rescuers
 

 
The rescuers and the rescued
The Rescuers and the Rescued bottom row: Lothar Mauch, Mike Burke, Gilles Bodin and François Guillot 2nd row: Gerhard Bauer, the 2 Germans, René Desmaison and Gary

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