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Theodore Cordy "Teddy" Freeman
Birth: Feb. 18, 1930
Haverford
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1964
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

Test Pilot, Astronaut. Born in Haverford, Pennsylvania, he graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1953 and became a Naval Aviator. After he graduated from both the Air Force's Experimental Test Pilot and Aerospace Research Pilot Courses, he elected to serve with the US Air Force as a Captain. He logged more than 3,300 hours flying time in the Air Force, including more than 2,400 hours in jet aircraft. In October 1963, he was selected by NASA as an Astronaut and was a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. His last Air Force assignment was as a flight test aeronautical engineer and instructor of experimental flight pilots at the Aerospace Research Pilot School, Edwards Air Force Base, California. During a flight test at Ellington Air Force Base, Houston, Texas, he lost his life. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Freeman (1904 - 1974)
  Catherine Thomas Wilson Freeman (1906 - 1999)
 
 Sibling:
  Betty Jane Freeman McGinnis (1925 - 1998)*
  Theodore Cordy Freeman (1930 - 1964)
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: T-38 jet plane crash
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 4 Lot 3148 Grid AA-11
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Theodore Cordy Teddy Freeman
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- Lazer
 Added: Feb. 18, 2017

- sjm
 Added: Feb. 18, 2017
Remembering you on the anniversary of your passing. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Oct. 31, 2016
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