VON BRAUN WITH THE FÜHRER.
Lot 1008¤
VON BRAUN WITH THE FÜHRER.
Sold for US$ 2,745 inc. premium

Lot Details
VON BRAUN WITH THE FÜHRER.
Photograph of a German military group, including von Braun and Hitler, black and white photograph, c 1933, 4½ by 7 inches, captioned on the verso in cursive German giving the location as Kummersdorf.

In 1932, aged just 20, von Braun began his rocket engineering career in Kummersdorf. After successful liquid fuel rocket development and test firings, he and his team outgrew this facility, and in 1937 operations were transferred to the new Center at Peenemünde. Believed to be by Heinrich Hoffmann, and from the collection of his family.

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