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    Ex. John Young

    Apollo 10 Flown Texas Flag Directly from the John W. Young Collection, with Letter of Certification. A 6" x 4.25" cloth U.S. flag that flew to the moon on the all-important Apollo 10 mission, the "dress rehearsal" for the upcoming Apollo 11 landing, with Tom Stafford, Gene Cernan, and John Young. This is the first Apollo 10-flown flag of Texas that Heritage has offered. Excellent.

    Included with this lot is a Letter of Certification signed by Young's widow, Susy Young. It reads, in full: "I hereby certify that the flag of the STATE OF TEXAS that accompanies this letter was flown to the Moon aboard the Apollo 10 mission May 18-26, 1969. It has been a part of John W. Young's personal collection since returning from the mission. The flag has a holographic tamper-proof label attached, #1733236, to ensure authenticity, that will display a residual honeycomb design without number if removed."


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2021
    21st-22nd Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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