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Roger B. Chaffee
|Died||January 27, 1967
|Rank||Lieutenant Commander, United States Navy|
|Selection||Group 3 (1963)|
Roger Bruce Chaffee (February 15, 1935 – January 27, 1967) was an American test pilot and astronaut. He worked with the space program on the ground, helping astronauts who were flying in space. He talked to Gemini 4 during its mission, and NASA trusted him to fly special research jets to learn about how rockets worked.
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Chaffee's name, along with Grissom's and White's, on the Space Mirror Memorial
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