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Peenemünde location
In the north part of Germany, near a small fischerman place called Peenemünde on the Island of Wolgast.

History
In the period 1936 to 1942 the Germans build a large rocket research centre in a place called Peenemünde. On this place German rocket scientist like Wernher von Braun, Walter Dornberger and Arthur Rudolf developed the V2 rocket. On August 3rd, 1942 the first successful V2 rocket was launched from the launching platform 7 in Peenemünde research centre.

   

 

 

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V1 on Launching Ramp

Test Stand 7 V2 Launch Pad
High alt: 1 2 3 4 5 6
Low alt: 1 2 3 4 5 (V2 launch pad)
After bombing: 1 2

Peenemunde East - Development Works
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Peenemunde South - Production Plant
1 2 3 4 5

Karlshagen
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

Barracks
1 2