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Fraser
2013-Apr-30, 03:20 PM
Reader Jeff Arnoldi recently approached me with an intriguing question about this Apollo 1 picture: Note that the U.S. flag is on their right shoulders. Every other Apollo mission crew and all mission crews since then wear the flag on their left shoulders. *Did the astronauts change after the Apollo 1 fire? *Why did they [...]

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grapes
2013-Apr-30, 03:36 PM
Clearly, someone noticed the violation of the flag code, and switched. Maybe it's difficult to get patches with the field on the right. :)