George Band, 26, a Cambridge graduate geologist, member of '53 Everest expedition and '54 team to Rakaposhi.
Joe Brown, at 24, youngest man in party. A weekend rock climber, this was his first try at a Himalayan peak.
Norman Hardie, 30-year-old New Zealand engineer. A top ice climber, he took charge of oxygen equipment.
Tony Streather, 29, an Army captain. Previous climbs: Tirich Mir with Norwegians; ill-fated U.S. try on K2.
Pemba Dorje, Sherpa porter, died of cerebral thrombosis at Base Camp after an exhausting high portage.