Wernher von Braun: The Dark History Of NASA

Peenemünde, Dornberger, Olbricht, Leeb, v. Braun

The Saturn V rocket was a remarkable achievement of human engineering. The man-rated rocket carried every Apollo mission into space, and won the Space Race for America.

It was also based on Nazi technology.

Wernher von Braun was an aerospace engineer and member of the Nazi Party during World War II. As the chief engineer of the Third Reich, he created a long-range ballistic missile called the V-2 rocket.

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Source Credits: Michelle Starr in CNET. Image above shows Braun in civilian dress, in the company of German generals.

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