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Mitchell, Indiana: Gus Grissom Rocket Monument Team Field Report

409 S. 6th St., Mitchell, IN
Downtown, on the west side of S. 6th St. between College and Grissom Aves.
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Gus Grissom Rocket Monument

A scaled-down limestone carving of Gus's Gemini spacecraft, not the Mercury spacecraft in which he sank, or the Apollo spacecraft that killed him. Report...

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Grissom rocket monument.

Gus Grissom Rocket Monument

Lots of information documented on the memorial itself. It is also a living memorial for WWII Rosie the Riveter and an inspiration for 21st century Rosies.

[Brad L, 06/06/2023]

Gus Grissom Rocket Monument.

Gus Grissom Rocket Monument

The Gus Grissom Rocket Monument is in a beautiful, quiet park space. Parking in front of monument.

[Stephen Francia, 07/14/2022]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Gus Grissom Boyhood Home MuseumGus Grissom Boyhood Home Museum, Mitchell, IN - < 1 mi.
Painting of the Gus Grissom Rocket MonumentPainting of the Gus Grissom Rocket Monument, Mitchell, IN - < 1 mi.
Virgil I. Virgil I. "Gus" Grissom Memorial Museum, Mitchell, IN - 3 mi.
In the region:
Limestone Pillars - Veterans Memorial, Columbus, IN - 44 mi.

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