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This was the first Pershing Launch, Feb 25, 1960

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First Pershing Launch

First Pershing Launch



3. Dr Kurt Debus

4. Karl Sendler

5. Grady Williams

6. General John Barclay

7. General August Schomburg





First Pershing Launch

First Pershing Launch



1. Frank Byrne

2. Karl Sendler

3. Dewey Childs

4. ___ Cavanaugh

5. Dr. Hans Gruene








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