Walter "Wally" Schirra

Walter "Wally" Schirra

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Walter "Wally" Schirra was an Astronaut for Mercury, Gemini and Apollo Missions in NASA with eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1969 Vignette. Most appearances with Walter Cronkite (2), John Glenn Jr. (2), Neil Armstrong (2). Most common tags: Space, American Perspectives.

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Astronaut, Mercury, Gemini and Apollo Missions, NASA c. January 1, 1959 - c. January 1, 1969 Videos: 8

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