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Commissioning Certificate, "The President Of The United States of America, …Neil A. Armstrong I do appoint him, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, an Ensign in the United States Navy…", January 16, 1951

 Item — Box: 120, Folder: 1, Item: 34
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 4, Sub-Series 2, File 1, Item 33

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Series: Includes material and [Navy] correspondence from Armstrong's former Navy colleagues and additional miscellaneous material.


  • January 16, 1951

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Collection material is primarily in English. Russian is also present.

Access Information

Collection is open for scholarly research. A 48 hours notice and consultation with the Flight Archivist is required to access the collection.  Portions of the collection are restricted per donor restrictions and third party privacy.


From the Sub-Series: 0.552 Cubic Feet (One legal-size full-width manuscript box)


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States