Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Alonzo Joseph, Jr. "Lon"


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Personal data

Birthdate:  25.11.1928
Birthplace:  Morgan City / Louisiana
Marital status:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1958
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 09.04.1959

Additional information

Brigadier General, USAF, Ret (in 1979); bachelor of science degree from Virginia Military Institute, 1949; master of science degree from the U.S. Air Force Institute of Technology, 1952; Air Command and Staff College, 1961; Air War College, 1966; one of 32 semi finalists in NASA group 1 selection; was deputy director of operations, J-3, National Military Command Center, Organization of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Washington, D.C..


Last update on April 28, 2018.