Edward Higgins White

"I'm coming back in,and it's the saddest moment of my life."

Edward H. White's overview

Edward White was a pilot for Gemini 4,which was a 4 day mission that started on June 3 and ended on june 7,1965.After he died he was awarded Congressional Space Medal of Honor.

Biography

Edward H. white was born Nov.14,1930 San Antonio,TX and died Jan.27,1967 from smoke inhalation along with Gus Grissom and Roger B. Chaffee.

Significance

The goal of gemini 4 was test the performance of the astronauts and the capsule so they could start flight planning so they could for an extended length of time.they follow procedures so nasa could make them stay up in space longer.