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Richard Francis Gordon, Jr.
"Dick"

R Gordon

Born: 5 October 1929, Seattle, Washington, United States

Nationality: American

Died:

Group: NASA Group 3 (17 October 1963)

Status: Retired

 

FAI Flights:
1Gemini XI12 September 19662 days, 23 hours, 17 minutes, 8 seconds
2Apollo 1214 November 196910 days, 4 hours, 36 minutes, 24 seconds

 

EVA's:
1Gemini XI13 September 196643 minutes
2Gemini XI13 September 19664 minutes
3Gemini XI14 September 19662 hours, 10 minutes

Gordon was a Naval aviator with a degree from the University of Washington.

He was the Command Module Pilot on Apollo 12 and did not descend to the lunar surface with crew mates Conrad and Bean.

Dick Gordon has a web site with descriptions of his missions

 


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