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    Apollo 14 Flown Flag of Switzerland Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Lunar Module Pilot Edgar Mitchell, Signed and Certified. A 6" x 4" cloth Swiss flag that was carried aboard Apollo 14 on its mission to the moon, January 31-February 9, 1971. This flag stayed in the orbiting Command Module Kitty Hawk with Stuart Roosa while Alan Shepard and Edgar Mitchell took the Lunar Module Antares to the lunar surface. Dr. Mitchell has signed this flag beneath the white cross: "Flown into lunar orbit on Kittyhawk/ on Apollo 14 Edgar Mitchell LMP". This is the first space flown Swiss flag Heritage has offered. Excellent condition save for some light folds at lower right.

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    April, 2010
    21st Wednesday
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