Death of Dieter E. Grau

April 24, 1913 - December 17, 2014
Huntsville, Alabama | Age 101

Member of German rocket team dies in US
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The Associated Press

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama (AP) — A member of the German rocket team that helped build America's space program in Alabama has died.

An announcement from a funeral home in Huntsville says Dieter E. Grau died Wednesday at age 101.

A worker says relatives are still working on the arrangements and further details weren't immediately available.

Grau came to the United States after World War II with other German rocket scientists led by Wernher von Braun.

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