Friday, November 18, 2011

John Glenn, Apollo 11 Astronauts Awarded Congressional Gold Medals

Date: 16 November 2011 Time: 11:21 AM ET




The first American astronaut to orbit the Earth and the crew of the first moon landing were bestowed by Congress with its highest civilian honor, the Congressional Gold Medal, during a ceremony held in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday (Nov. 16).

http://www.space.com/13645-glenn-apollo-11-crew-congressional-gold-medals.html

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