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Associated People
  • Forschner Forschner, Otto German SS SS Officer. SS Sturmbannfuehrer and operations director of the Mittelwerk. More...
  • Gross, E Gross, E German SS Physician. Major, SS Medical Corps, German expert in biological warfare during World War II. As of January 1947, last known to be working at Wesselstedt. More...

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Associated Launch Sites
  • V-2 Gruppe Nord The northern group of V-2 mobile launchers began operations on 31 August 1944, with the first successful launch on 2 September 1944. Batteries assigned to Gruppe Nord included 444, 1./485, 2./485, and SS Battery 500. V-2 Gruppe Nord launchers were distributed along the English Channel, in a restricted zone north and south of The Hague, which included Hoek den Holland, Den Haag, and Wassenaar, all used for launches against London; Zwolle-Hellendoorn-Enchede, used for launches by SS 500 against Antwerp; and Burgsteinfurt, used for launches against Antwerp and Lille. More...
  • V-2 Gruppe Sued The southern group of V-2 mobile launchers saw a few initial launches by Battery 444 from the Ardennes forest against Paris beginning on 6 September, 1944. 444 moved on to Holland on the 10 September. Thereafter the batteries 1./ 836, 2./836, and 3./836 deployed and kept a constant barrage against Paris, Lille, and other French towns for three weeks. Focus then shifted to the Allied port facilities at Antwerp from 19 October until the end of the war. More...

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