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    Ex. Al Worden

    Apollo 15 Flown National Flag of The Netherlands Originally from the Personal Collection of Mission Command Module Pilot Al Worden, Signed and Certified, with Signed LOA. A 6" x 4.375" cloth national flag that accompanied Dave Scott, Al Worden, and Jim Irwin to the moon and back on their 1.4 million mile journey, July 26-August 7, 1971. This tri-color red, white, and blue design was first introduced in 1572. Worden has signed on the lower portion of the white stripe: "Flown to the Moon on Apollo 15 Al Worden CMP". Excellent.

    Included with this lot is a 2010-dated letter of authenticity signed "Al Worden" on his letterhead, stating (in part): "I hereby certify that this flag from the Netherlands included with this letter went to the moon aboard Apollo 15 in the spacecraft 'ENDEAVOUR'..." From the collection of Lee Nunn.


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