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"I vunder vere Gunther Wendt?" RIP

by Ziks511 / July 8, 2010 8:34 AM PDT
http://nasawatch.com/archives/2010/05/guenter-wendt.html

Gunther Wendt, the tower chief and the last man each and every Apollo mission saw before launch has died. 1924-2010.

I don't know for sure if Jim Lovell originated the line or whether it was just so obvious that it floated out from among the astronauts spontaneously.

Rob
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(NT) Mike, feel free to re-post (minus zinger)
by jonah jones / July 9, 2010 12:58 AM PDT
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Guenter
by James Denison / July 9, 2010 1:41 AM PDT
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(NT) Thanks for using the correct historical reference
by Mike_Hanks / July 9, 2010 1:54 AM PDT
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(NT) Another 'thinly disguised' barb?
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / July 9, 2010 2:35 AM PDT
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(NT) ??
by EdHannigan / July 9, 2010 6:27 AM PDT
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I don't know either
by Mike_Hanks / July 9, 2010 9:49 AM PDT
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I simply pointed out that the original post had a historical inaccuracy in it.

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Appreciate your correction of my spelling. I don't see much
by Ziks511 / July 15, 2010 8:43 AM PDT
In reply to: Guenter

difference in detail between our posts except for your dates and info on the movie. I'm afraid I took that as generally understood.

Rob

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