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Apollo 16
Astronauts Young and Duke collect rock samples along simulated lunar traverse

Astronauts John W. Young, left, prime crew commander for Apollo 16, and Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot, collect rock samples along a simulated lunar traverse route in the Coso Hills, near Ridgecrest, California. Astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, right background, prime crew commander for Apollo 17, looks on. The astronauts trained at the U.S. Naval Ordnance Test Station.

Catalog Date: 17 November 1971
Film Type: 4x5
NASA image: S71-59357

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