TEXAS CITY

Michael Wallace pulled a big plastic box of memorabilia out of the closet this week to retrace his personal memories of the Apollo 11 moon mission, in particular its splashdown on July 24, 1969, in the Pacific Ocean.

Kathryn Eastburn: 409-683-5257; kathryn.eastburn@galvnews.com.

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Bailey Jones

So much great local history about the Apollo days.

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Kathryn Eastburn

Yes. It has been so much fun collecting these stories.

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