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    Apollo 8 Flown Beta Cloth Mission Insignia Patch Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Command Module Pilot James Lovell, Signed and Certified. A 9" square piece of Beta cloth with the Lovell-designed mission insignia imprinted in the center, 5" x 4" overall. Lovell has signed beneath: "This patch flown on Apollo 8 on the/ first flight around the moon 21-27 DEC 1968/ James Lovell/ Navigator". A wonderful flown memento from this important mission in which crewmembers Borman, Lovell, and Anders were the first humans to view the far side of the moon and the first to see the Earth from orbit around another celestial body. Excellent condition.

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    April, 2010
    21st Wednesday
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