Neil Armstrong to the Moon!

Samai Read

"First Man on the Moon"

Neil Armstrong was born on August 5th 1930, in Ohio USA.

NASA choose Neil Armstrong in 1962 to become an Astronaut.

In 1949 Neil Armstrong joined the United States Navy.

Neil Armstrong flew in 78 combat missions in the Korean war in 1950.

On July 20 1969 Neil Armstrong landed the Apollo 11 lunar module Eagle on the moon.

Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon.He said "this is one small step for a man,one giant leap for a man kind".

When Neil Armstrong walked on the Moon he made people feel that they can do anything. He went to the Moon because some people wanted to see what it was like in space and learn a lot of things about space.

Neil Armstrong brought back samples of moon rocks and dust, as well as photos of the moon.

Neil Armstrong died August 25th 2012.