(by Moe, Gnostic Warrior)
33rd DegreeScottish Rite Mason & Astronaut, Buzz Aldrin. Aldrin was the Lunar Module pilot on Apollo 11 on the first manned moon landing mission in 1969.
But did you know he took a hand-made silk Masonic Scottish Rite banner with him on that journey?
These photos and information are from “The Supreme Council from OUTER SPACE”, in the January-February 2015 Scottish Rite Journal.
In the November 1969 edition of The New Age Magazine, Kenneth S. Kleinknecht, 33°, the Manager of the Apollo Program Command and Service Modules; Deputy Manager, Gemini Program; Manager, Project Mercury had written;
“Note how many of the astronauts themselves are Brother Masons: Edwin E. Aldrin, Jr.; L. Gordon Cooper, Jr.; Donn…