Born: 1 October 1911
Died: 8 May 2000 in United States of America
Dipl.-Ing. Martin Schilling was a German scientist, during World War II. Martin Schilling attended the Institute of Technology in Hanover and received a doctorate in applied physics in 1937. After joining Wernher von Braun. Staff in 1940, he rose to the position of technical director of the German Army test organisation at Peenemünde. And was involved in the development of the V-2 rocket engine and took over from Dipl.-Ing. Walter Thiel after Peenemünde was heavily bombed in an operation called Hydra.
Dipl.-Ing. Martin Schilling was relocated to the United States. After World War II, as part of Operation Paperclip. Where he worked under Wernher von Braun.
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