German Rocket

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Space Race - Origins - Rocket Teams Assembled
... The German rocket center at Peenemünde was located in the eastern part of Germany, which became the Soviet zone of occupation ... On Stalin's orders, the Soviet Union sent its best rocket engineers to this region to see what they could salvage for future weapons systems ... The Soviet rocket engineers were led by Sergei Korolev ...

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