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Hans Rudolf Palaoro

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Hans Rudolf Palaoro Famous memorial

Birth
Germany
Death
21 Jul 1994 (aged 75)
Madison County, Alabama, USA
Burial
Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA GPS-Latitude: 34.729728, Longitude: -86.5657765
Plot
Block 109, Lot 51, Space 6
Memorial ID
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Rocket Scientist. Member of German rocket team who helped Germany bomb London during World War II through the development of the V-2 Rocket, and then worked on the United States Apollo program which landed men on the moon. German expert in guided missiles during World War II. He emigrated with his family to the United States as a part of Operation Paperclip to begin work on rocketry at Fort Bliss, White Stands, and then at Huntsville, Alabama. During the Apollo Program, he was the Head of Vehicle Systems Engineering Branch, Structures and Mechanics Division, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center.
Rocket Scientist. Member of German rocket team who helped Germany bomb London during World War II through the development of the V-2 Rocket, and then worked on the United States Apollo program which landed men on the moon. German expert in guided missiles during World War II. He emigrated with his family to the United States as a part of Operation Paperclip to begin work on rocketry at Fort Bliss, White Stands, and then at Huntsville, Alabama. During the Apollo Program, he was the Head of Vehicle Systems Engineering Branch, Structures and Mechanics Division, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center.

Bio by: L'eau Noire



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  • Originally Created by: Terry Duvall
  • Added: Jun 20, 2009
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/38550904/hans_rudolf-palaoro: accessed ), memorial page for Hans Rudolf Palaoro (25 Feb 1919–21 Jul 1994), Find a Grave Memorial ID 38550904, citing Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.