Sep 28, 2018
Werner von Braun was the mastermind behind the Nazi V2 Rocket program during WW2. He was technical director of a weapons lab near Peenemünde where thousand of Jewish people were worked to death. He and his team used the advanced weapon as a bargaining chip during Operation Paperclip after Nazi Germany fell. Once he was relocated to America, he and his team worked for NASA designing the Saturn 5 rocket used to carry man to the moon.