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    Wally Schirra's Owned and Worn Flight Jacket with Mission and NASA Patches, Directly from His Family's Collection. A size XL zippered short jacket, dark blue in color, with orange lining and blue stretch trim at the neck, cuffs, and waistband. There are angled pockets with snap closures on each side and a zipper pocket with four pen-type slots on the upper left sleeve. The "Alpha Industries" manufacturer's tag is sewn inside the left pocket. Embroidered patches are sewn on as follows: American flag (left upper arm), NASA Vector and Mercury 7 (left breast), and Gemini 6 & Apollo 7 (right breast). A metal nameplate "Wally Schirra/ Mercury 8, Gemini 6/ Apollo 7" is attached magnetically to the right pocket flap. Great for display or careful wear. Very fine. Included with this lot will be a signed Certificate of Authenticity from Wally's son, Walter.

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    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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