Astronaut Captain Alan Bartlett Shepard on the moon during the Apollo 14 mission

- Image ID: EHJ603
NASA Archive / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: EHJ603
Apollo 14 crew module landed on the moon. The crew members were Captain Alan Bartlett Shepard, Jr. (USN), commander; Major Stuart Allen Roosa (USAF), command module pilot; and Commander Edgar Dean Mitchell (USN), lunar module pilot. In this photo, Shepard stands by the Modular Equipment Transporter (MET). The MET was a cart for carrying around tools, cameras and sample cases on the lunar surface.