Sherpas of Everest Series: Ang Lhakpa Dorje Sherpa
Ang Lhakpa Dorje Sherpa came from
Khumjung, Solukhumbu. He summited Everest on April 21st, 1985 via the
standard south east ridge route while on the Norwegian Everest
Expedition led by Arne Naess.
Sadly he died on December 23, 1988 Belgium Expedition from illness at
the South Col.
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