Entry details

Date 11 July 1961 16:15
Age
Event

Gagarin is awarded the first British Interplanetary Society gold medal

Place

Location Earl's Court, London
Images
Notes

At the end of the press conference, Gagarin is awarded the first British Interplanetary Society Gold Medal by the Society's president, Dr W.R. Maxwell. (Source: Flight, Hulton Archive, Daily Worker 12th July 1961)

Links

Source

Flight,

Hulton Archive,

Daily Worker 12th July 1961

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