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Naval History and Heritage Command

Capsule on Floatation Collar with Frogmen

The process of capsule recovery
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Luis Llorente; 1965; Unframed Dimensions 20H X 14W
Accession #: 88-162-CT
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These sketches show the sequence of retrieving the command module - recovery by the UDT team, lifting up to the deck by ship’s crane, and onto a dolly for inspection by an engineer of the manufacturer, McDonnell Douglas. 

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