The finalists

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Of the thirty-two finalists, only ten would one day realise their dream of becoming a NASA astronaut — seven in the (Mercury) Group One, two in Group Two, and one in Group Five. With the exception of Dale Cox, who has already been introduced, this and the next chapter will outline the biographies of the other finalists from the Mercury selection process.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Bonnet BayAustralia

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