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    Apollo 15 Flown State Flag of Austria Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Command Module Pilot Al Worden, Signed and Certified, with Signed LOA. A 5.875" x 4.25" cloth Austrian flag that flew aboard Apollo 15, with crewmembers Dave Scott, Al Worden, and Jim Irwin, to the moon in 1971. The design features three equal horizontal bands of red, white, and red with the coat of arms centered. Worden has signed along the lower edge: "Flown to the Moon on Apollo 15 Al Worden CMP". Excellent condition.

    Included with this lot is a letter of authenticity signed "Al Worden" on his letterhead, stating (in part): "I hereby certify that this flag from Austria included with this letter went to the moon aboard Apollo 15 in the spacecraft 'ENDEAVOUR'. It remained in the command module during the lunar orbit phase of the flight."


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    30th Wednesday
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