Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Robert Edwin "Bob"


Personal data

Birthdate:  04.12.1931
Birthplace:  Philadelphia / Pennsylvania
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selection date:  ??.??.1958 / ??.??.1962
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 09.04.1959 / 17.09.1962

Additional information

Colonel, USMC, Ret.; last assignment was to VX-4 (The Evaluators?) at Pt. Mugu, California; later worked for Hughes Aircraft; semi finalist in NASA group 1 and 2 selections; lives now near Nashville / Tennessee.


Last update on February 25, 2015.