Walter Marty "Wally" Schirra, Jr. , , was an American naval officer and aviator, aeronautical engineer, test pilot, and one of the original seven astronauts chosen for Project Mercury, America's first effort to put humans in space. Wikipedia*
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Walter Schirra has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 451 views per program. Most appearances with John Glenn Jr. (2), M. Scott Carpenter (2), Gordon Cooper (2). Most common tags: Space, American Perspectives.