Story: Hillary, Edmund Percival

Statue at Aoraki/Mt Cook

Statue at Aoraki/Mt Cook

This memorial statue at Aoraki/Mt Cook shows a young Edmund Hillary gazing towards the mountains he loved.

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Shaun Barnett. 'Hillary, Edmund Percival', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6h1/hillary-edmund-percival (accessed 8 June 2023)