Mercury Seven Astronauts


The seven Mercury astronauts during training at NASA Langley Research Center. From left to right, back row they are Alan Shepard, Virgil "Gus" Grissom and L. Gordon Cooper; front row, Walter Schirra, Donald "Deke" Slayton, John Glenn and Scott Carpenter. The suits are the ones used by the astronaults during their Mercury space flights.

Mercury 7



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