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    Apollo 16 Flown Texas State Flag Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Commander John Young, Signed and Certified. A 5.75" x 4.25" cloth flag of the Lone Star State that flew to the moon on the next-to-last Apollo mission with crewmembers John Young, Ken Mattingly, and Charlie Duke, April 16-27, 1972. Young has signed on the top white stripe: "Flown on Apollo 16/ John W. Young". This is only the second Apollo 16 flown Texas flag that Heritage has had the privilege to offer. NASA's Johnson Space Center, located in the Houston area, is where Captain Young worked until his retirement on December 31, 2004, after six space flights and forty-two years of distinguished service. Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    3rd Friday
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