Neil Armstrong 1930-2012. Was the first Astronaut to walk on the
moon. Before becoming an astronaut he was an officer in the U.S,
Navy and served in the Korean War. Join
NASA in 1962 his first flight was Gemini 8 in 1966. His first
steps on the moon was in July 1969 with Apollo
11. Astronaut Neil Armstrong won the Congressional Space Medal Of
Honor in 1978. A Congressional Gold Medal in 2009.
Astronaut Neil Armstrong past away on August 25, 2012 at the age
of 82 from a Coronary Artery Bypass surgery
complication. He has done many services for his Country. God bless you rest in peace.