Grissom used the vehicle's maneuvering rockets to effect orbital and plane changes. This marked the beginnings of a man who would eventually become the only astronaut to fly on the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions. Walter Marty Schirra, Jr. (March 12, 1923 – May 3, 2007) was an American test pilot, United States Navy officer, and one of the original Mercury Seven astronauts chosen for the Project Mercury, America's first effort to put humans in space.He is the only person to fly in all of America's first three space programs (Mercury, Gemini and Apollo). V. 2007).Pripadao je skupini prvih američkih astronauta iz 1959; bio je prvi astronaut koji je tri puta letio u svemir. Walter Marty Schirra Jr., a native of Hackensack, N.J., came from a family of fliers. Schirra issurvived by his wife Jo, daughter Suzanne and son Walter Schirra III. (1959); Capt. SAN FRANCISCO, June 10 (UPI) -- The son of astronaut Walter Schirra has been sentenced in San Francisco to 42 months in prison for child pornography. Related Persons: Schirra. The 54-year-old son of astronaut Walter Schirra was arrested at San Francisco International Airport on child sex charges as he tried to board a plane for Thailand, allegedly to … Wally Schirra was born on March 12, 1923 in Hackensack, New Jersey, USA as Walter Marty Schirra Jr. Schirra, Walter Marty Jr. (Wally) Přezdívka: Wally Narozen: 1923-03-12, Hackensack, NJ /Spojené státy americké [USA]/ Zemřel: 2007-05-03, La Jolla, CA /Spojené státy americké [USA]/ [infarkt myokardu] Vojenské zařazení: USN, hodnost: Lt.Cdr. Walter Marty Schirra III holds portion of mapPhoto measures 8 x 10.25inches. (1993) Vzdělání. He attended Dwight Morrow High School in Englewood, New Jersey and Newark (New Jersey) College of Engineering, for one year, prior to entering the U. S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, on … He died on May 3, 2007 in La Jolla, California, USA. Birth of Walter Marty Jr 'Wally' Schirra - . Walter Marty Schirra Jr. (/ ʃ ɜːr ˈ ɑː /, March 12, 1923 – May 3, 2007), (Captain, USN, Ret. He was married to Josephine Cook Fraser.

III. 1923 – La Jolla, 3. Dwight W. Morrow High School, Englewood, NJ /Spojené státy americké [USA]/ - ukonč. ... Gemini III, America's first two-manned space mission, also was the first manned vehicle that was maneuverable. PHOTO FRONT PHOTO BACK. Walter Marty Schirra Jr. (/ ʃ ɜːr ˈ ɑː /, March 12, 1923 – May 3, 2007), (Captain, USN, Ret. Schirra, born in 1923 in New Jersey, joined the Navy shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. (Ret.) Photo is dated 10-03-1962. Schirra [ši'rə], Walter Marty, američki astronaut (Hackensack, New Jersey, 12. CAPTAIN WALTER M. SCHIRRA, JR., UNITED STATES NAVY Walter Marty Schirra, Jr., was born in Hackensack, New Jersey, on March 12, 1923, son of Walter M. and Florence (Leach) Schirra. He was an actor, known for The Astronaut (1972), Outdoor Rambling (1972) and Moonbug (2010). Walter Schirra began flying his father’s airplane at the age of 15. 1962 Press Photo Astronaut's son, Walter Marty Schirra III holds portion of map This is an original press photo. Nation: USA. Schirra, William Marty Jr. Astronaut/Pilot Enshrined 1986 1923-2007. Historic Images Part Number: hcb27261