Gene Bauer, Liaison,
Spring Expedition to Mt. Everest
Gene Bauer was liaison for the 1984 Spring Expedition to Mt. Everest during the planning period from July 1980 through the final phase which began in Beijing on March 4, 1984. The Ultima Thule team, consisting of 16 American climbers, followed the northwest ridge route made famous by the British team of Mallory-Irvine in 1924.