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Charles Duke Jr.

Apollo 16 astronaut who was simply the tenth person to walk for the moon. Like a great many other astronauts, he researched at america Naval Academy and flew planes for the U.S. Atmosphere Power. He was CAPCOM – the primary contact at surface control – for the initial moon landing. He previously two kids and nine grandchildren with wife Dorothy Meade. Scott Glenn imitated his exclusive southern drawl while playing CAPCOM in the film Wonderful Desolation: Walking for the Moon.

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