Medal, Commemorative, Apollo 12, Wellings Mint

Medal, Commemorative, Apollo 12, Wellings Mint

     

This Apollo 12 commemorative medal was struck by the Wellings Mint in Toronto, Canada. Apollo 12 launched on November 14, 1969, and returned to Earth ten days later. It was the sixth human spaceflight and the second lunar landing in the Apollo program. Charles Conrad, Jr., Richard Gordon, Jr., and Alan Bean were the astronauts.

Space medal collector Thomas Becker donated this medal to the National Collection in 1972.

Gift of Thomas Becker

Country of Origin
Canada

Manufacturer
Wellings Mint

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Hangar
James S. McDonnell Space Hangar

Type
MEMORABILIA-Events

Materials
Silver
Dimensions
3-D: 3.8cm (1 1/2 in.)

This Apollo 12 commemorative medal was struck by the Wellings Mint in Toronto, Canada. Apollo 12 launched on November 14, 1969, and returned to Earth ten days later. It was the sixth human spaceflight and the second lunar landing in the Apollo program. Charles Conrad, Jr., Richard Gordon, Jr., and Alan Bean were the astronauts.

Space medal collector Thomas Becker donated this medal to the National Collection in 1972.

Gift of Thomas Becker

Country of Origin
Canada

Manufacturer
Wellings Mint

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Hangar
James S. McDonnell Space Hangar

Type
MEMORABILIA-Events

Materials
Silver
Dimensions
3-D: 3.8cm (1 1/2 in.)

ID: A19731523000