Astronaut Virgil I. Grissom Prepares for Liftoff
April 7, 2003
Astronaut Virgil I. (Gus) Grissom, pilot of the Mercury-Redstone 4 space flight, in his Mercury "Liberty Bell 7" spacecraft is checking his flight plan during prelaunch activities.
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