Valentin Yakimenko 1963

In August 1963, on that pass on Kholat Syakhl mountain, a group led by Valentin Yakimienko set a memorial plaque saying: "In memory of those who left and did not return, we name this pass after the Dyatlov group"

The Pass has been called Dyatlov Pass ever since.


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