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Dr Patricia <I>Hilliard</I> Robertson

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Dr Patricia Hilliard Robertson

  • Birth 12 Mar 1963 Homer City, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 24 May 2001 Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Indiana, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 8652770

Astronaut. Selected by NASA in June 1998, Dr. Robertson reported for training in August 1998. Astronaut Candidate Training included orientation briefings and tours, numerous scientific and technical briefings, intensive instruction in Shuttle and International Space Station systems, physiological training and ground school to prepare for T-38 flight training, as well as learning water and wilderness survival techniques. Among her technical assignments she served as the office representative for the Crew Healthcare System (CHeCS), and as Crew Support Astronaut (CSA) for the ISS Expedition 2 Crew. She was killed in the crash of a private plane in Houston Texas.

Bio by: Erik Lander


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 18 Apr 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8652770
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Patricia Hilliard Robertson (12 Mar 1963–24 May 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8652770, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Indiana, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .