Original caption: Mrs. Betty Grissom, escorted by astronaut Wally Schirra and accompanied by her two sons Scott, 16, (left) and Mark, 13, leaves memorial services for her late husband, astronaut Virgil (Gus) Grissom, who was killed at Cape Kennedy January 27th. Grissom, along with his fellow astronauts Ed White and Roger Chafee, was burned to death when a flash fire swept through burned to death when a flash fire swept through the spacecraft in which they were rehearsing for America's first manned Apollo spacefight.
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