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Neil Armstrong, the items will be auctioned off on Friday

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To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, Mark Armstrong looks back on the historic day, as well as the shares of the items of memorabilia to go up for auction.

A fourth is an Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong ‘s personal property, it is set to begin on Friday, with the continuation of the celebration of 50 years of NASA’s first moon landing.

In the three previous auctions have raised a total of $12 million, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.

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Armstrong, who passed away in 2012 at the age of 82, was a native of the Cincinnati area, having been born in There, about 112 km north-west of the city.

Rick and Mark Armstrong, sons of the first man to set foot on the moon’s surface on July 20, 1969, he told the newspaper that they have made numerous charitable donations of memorabilia, from the death of their father, who allegedly refused to commercialize his place in history.

“Contrary to what you may have heard from others, my brother and I have been very sensitive to this issue since my father’s death, Mark Armstrong wrote in an e-mail, according to the Researchers.

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The Items up for bid Friday in the Heritage Auctions in Dallas, its a commemorative coin and medals, a small state flags that have traveled aboard the Apollo 11, and a flight path to the moon, which had been drawn up and signed by Armstrong, the newspaper reported.

The auction will also include items signed by Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins, the other two members of the Apollo 11 crew.

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