1945 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
[1981 interview about the first space shuttle] Mostly it's lousy out there. It's a hostile environment, and it's trying to kill you. The outside temperature goes from -450 degrees to +300 degrees. You sit in a flying Thermos bottle.
Walter Marty Schirra Jr.
Hackensack, New Jersey, USA
La Jolla, California, USA