United States President John F. Kennedy presents Dr. Robert R. Gilruth Director of the Manned Spacecraft Center, Houston, Texas with the Medal for Distinguished Federal Civil Service. The ceremony took place on the White House Lawn on August 1, 1962. In attendance were second from left to right: Astronaut, Alan Shepard Astronaut, John Glenn Dr. Robert R. Gilruth NASA Administrator, James Webb President John F. Kennedy..Credit: NASA via CNP
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United States President John F. Kennedy presents Dr. Robert R. Gilruth Director of the Manned Spacecraft Center, Houston, Texas with the Medal for Distinguished Federal Civil Service. The ceremony took place on the White House Lawn on August 1, 1962. In attendance were second from left to right: Astronaut, Alan Shepard Astronaut, John Glenn Dr. Robert R. Gilruth NASA Administrator, James Webb President John F. Kennedy..Credit: NASA via CNP

Filename: 080162Gilruth-Award.jpg
Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 1 Aug 1962
Location: Washington District of Columbia United States of America
Credit: NASA via CNP
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