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Stuart A. Roosa ( Cave Junction 1953 )

posted: Jan 1, 2002

Died December 12, 1994 in Washington, DC. Stuart was the Command Module Pilot for the Apollo 14 mission to the moon in 1971. He remained in orbit while Alan Shepard and Edgar Mitchell walked on the moon. Stuart was a fighter pilot, experimental test pilot and retired as a Colonel from the USAF in 1976.