Canadian Apollo 11 surgeon readies for 'last hurrah' of 50th landing anniversary

TORONTO -- Dr. William Carpentier has celebrated several milestone moon-landing anniversaries, but this year feels different, he says.

The Edmonton native, who grew up in Lake Cowichan, B.C., was the flight surgeon for the historical Apollo 11 mission on July 20, 1969 and appears in the Canadian special "Make It To The Moon," airing Sunday on Discovery and Discovery Science.

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