• 1967 Press Photo Astronaut's Caskets Arrive


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    1967 Press Photo Apollo I Astronaut Bodies Arrive at Andrews Air Force Base

    This is an original press photo. Airmen and sailors bore the flag draped caskets of astronauts Virgil Grissom (rear) and Roger Chaffee to waiting hearses Monday at Andrews air force base, near Washington, D.C. The burial of the two astronauts will be in Arlington national cemetery. The other member of the Apollo I crew killed in the capsule fire Friday, Edward White, will be buried at the United States Military academy, West Point, New York. Watermark does not appear on actual photograph

    9.75 x 7.75inches.

    Photo is dated 01-30-1967.

    Condition: Good