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Apollo 1 Crewmembers: Ed White, Gus Grissom and Roger Chaffee

Apollo 1 Crewmembers: Ed White, Gus Grissom and Roger Chaffee Famous People Aviation & Space Exploration STEM American History

Image of a NASA photograph depicting Gus Grissom (center) together with Ed White (left) and Roger Chaffee (right) shown praying for a safe flight on Apollo 1.

Never able to make that flight, the crew members died in a disastrous fire which unexpectedly erupted while they were practicing inside their Command Module.


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Image online, courtesy NASA.

 

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