Gus Grissom

The first person to fly on both Mercury and Gemini spacecrafts

NAME OF  SITE

DESCRIPTION CITY STATE
BIRTHPLACE One of the three possible houses Mitchell Indiana
BIRTHPLACE MUSEUM House Mitchell Indiana
DEATH PLACE pre-launch testApollo 1 mission AT Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Cape Kennedy Florida
BURIAL PLACE ARLINGTON CEMETERY ARLINGTON VIRGINIA
MISSION CAPSULE Mercury-Redstone 4 Cape Canaveral FLORIDA
MISSION CAPSULE Gemini 3 Cape Kennedy FLORIDA
MISSION CAPSULE Apollo 1 Cape Kennedy FLORIDA
ALMA MATER Mitchell High School Mitchell Indiana
ALMA MATER Purdue University West Lafayette Indiana
ALMA MATER Air Force Institute of Technology Dayton Ohio
INTERESTING FACT He was the first of the Mercury Seven to die

 

PEOPLE THINK GUS GRISSOM WAS BORN THIS HOUSE ( 1 )

PEOPLE THINK GUS GRISSOM WAS BORN THIS HOUSE ( 2 )

 

PEOPLE THINK GUS GRISSOM WAS BORN THIS HOUSE ( 3 )

GUS GRISSOM BOYHOOD HOME AT MITCHELL INDIANA

 

GUS GRISSOM SLEPT IN THIS BED WHEN HE WAS 3 YEARS OLD –  MITCHELL INDIANA

GUS GRISSOM & AND THEIR FAMILY USED THIS PIANO, AT MITCHELL INDIANA

 

GUS GRISSOM PORTRAIT AT 3 YRS OLD

MITCHELL INDIANA

WHEN HE WAS IN 7TH GRADE SCHOOL PORTRAIT

MITCHELL INDIANA

 

MEMORIAL, MITCHELL INDIANA

MITCHELL HIGH SCHOOL ONCE STOOD HERE, THE BRICKS ARE FROM SCHOOL

 

GUS GRISSOM CERTIFICATE AT PURDUE

SPRING MILL STATE PARK, MITCHELL IN

 GUS GRISSOM TEST PILOT INFORMATION

SPRING MILL STATE PARK, MITCHELL IN

 

PURDUE UNIVERSITY, WEST LAFAYETTE IN

PURDUE UNIVERSITY – WEST LAFAYETTE, IN

 

 PURDUE UNIVERSITY – WEST LAFAYETTE, IN

GUS GRISSOM MUSEUM – MITCHELL INDIANA

 

 GUS GRISSOM MUSEUM ARTIFACT- HELMET

SPRING MILL STATE PARK, MITCHELL, IN

GUS GRISSOM ARTIFACT

SPRING MILL STATE PARK, MITCHELL, IN

 

GUS GRISSOM MUSEUM – GEMINI 3 GLOVES SPRING MILL STATE PARK, MITCHELL INDIANA

GEMINI 3 CAPSULE  UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN -SPRING MILL STATE PARK, MITCHELL IN

 

LIBERTY BELL 7  COSMOSPHERE,  HUTCHINSON KANSAS

     ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY –  GUS GRISSOM WAS BURIED   –  ARLINGTON, VA

 

GUS GRISSOM WAS BURIED  HERE( PLAQUE )ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VIRGINIA

APOLLO 1  SITE – SITE OF THE ACCIDENT –

KENNEDY SPACE  CENTER, FLORIDA

 

GUS GRISSOM WAS BURIED  HERE( PLAQUE )ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VIRGINIA

APOLLO 1  SITE – SITE OF THE ACCIDENT –

KENNEDY SPACE  CENTER, FLORIDA

APOLLO 1 MEMORIAL EXHIBIT

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER FLORIDA

APOLLO 1 MEMORIAL EXHIBIT

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER FLORIDA

 

APOLLO 1 MEMORIAL EXHIBIT

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER FLORIDA

APOLLO 1 MEMORIAL EXHIBIT

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER FLORIDA

APOLLO 1 MEMORIAL EXHIBIT

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER FLORIDA

APOLLO 1 MEMORIAL EXHIBIT

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER FLORIDA

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