Group portrait of the first two groups of astronauts selected NASA. The original seven Mercury astronauts seated left to right, L. Gordon Cooper Jr., Virgil I. Grissom, M. Scott Carpenter, Walter M. Schirra Jr., John H. Glenn Jr., Alan B. Shepard Jr. and Donald K. Slayton. The second group standing left to right, Edward H. White II, James A. McDivitt, John W. Young, Elliot M. See Jr., Charles Conrad Jr., Frank Borman, Neil A. Armstrong, Thomas P. Stafford and James A. Lovell Jr. 1963 in Cape Canaveral, FL. Carpenter one of the original Mercury Seven astronauts died October 10, 2013 at age 88.

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Group portrait of the first two groups of astronauts selected NASA. The original seven Mercury astronauts seated left to right, L. Gordon Cooper Jr., Virgil I. Grissom, M. Scott Carpenter, Walter M. Schirra Jr., John H. Glenn Jr., Alan B. Shepard Jr. and Donald K. Slayton. The second group standing left to right, Edward H. White II, James A. McDivitt, John W. Young, Elliot M. See Jr., Charles Conrad Jr., Frank Borman, Neil A. Armstrong, Thomas P. Stafford and James A. Lovell Jr. 1963 in Cape Canaveral, FL. Carpenter one of the original Mercury Seven astronauts died October 10, 2013 at age 88.
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Group portrait of the first two groups of astronauts selected NASA. The original seven Mercury astronauts seated left to right, L. Gordon Cooper Jr., Virgil I. Grissom, M. Scott Carpenter, Walter M. Schirra Jr., John H. Glenn Jr., Alan B. Shepard Jr. and Donald K. Slayton. The second group standing left to right, Edward H. White II, James A. McDivitt, John W. Young, Elliot M. See Jr., Charles Conrad Jr., Frank Borman, Neil A. Armstrong, Thomas P. Stafford and James A. Lovell Jr. 1963 in Cape Canaveral, FL. Carpenter one of the original Mercury Seven astronauts and the second American to orbit the Earth died October 10, 2013 at age 88.
Location: Cape Canaveral, Florida