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April 23, 2009 – Dennis Bentley Attends Apollo 8 Crew

Austin, TX, April 23, 2009 — The LBJ Library in Austin, TX hosted a reunion of the Apollo 8 Crew and some of the many who supported Apollo 8. A panel discussion led by Jim Hartz, a former broadcaster, was taped by C-SPAN and will be aired at a later date.

Apollo 8

Dennis Bentley of Valador managed the crew checklist for the Command and Service Modules. The checklist contained all of the procedures from Launch to SplashDown and Bill Anders named a crater “Dennis” on the back side of the moon during the flight.

In the included photograph, the second to back row includes: Jim Hartz, Chris Kraft, Vance Brand, Frank Borman, Ken Mattingly and Jim Lovell. Dennis Bentley is in front of and to the right of Frank Borman. Bill Anders has a yellow tie.

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