Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony in Honor of Astronauts - jef1000

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The first man to walk on the moon, Apollo astronaut Neil Armstrong (on right)is congratulated by fellow Apollo astronaut Michael Colliins afger delivering the acceptance speech during the ceremony where space legends Armstrong, John Glenn, Buzz Aldrin and Collins were awarded Congressional Gold Medals, the nation's highest civilian honor, on Wednesday, November 16, 2011. The ceremony was held in the US Capitol Rotunda in Washington DC. (Photo by Jeff Malet)

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