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Record 86 of 9529
Indians Repulse British With Rocket
NIX Online Source: Click to View Photo/Image
Abstract: During the early introduction of rockets to Europe, they were used only as weapons. Enemy troops in India repulsed the British with rockets. Later, in Britain, Sir William Congreve developed a rocket that could fire to about 9,000 feet. The British fired Congreve rockets against the United States in the War of 1812.
Publication Date: Apr 15, 2004
NIX (Document) ID:
MSFC-9513984
(Acquired Oct 12, 2007)
Document Type: Photograph
Publication Information: Marshall Image Exchange (MiX) - NASA MSFC
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