Karl Heinrich Emil Becker (14 September 1879 in Speyer – 8 April 1940 in Berlin) was a German weapons engineer and artillery general. He advocated and implemented close ties of the military to science for purposes of advanced weapons development. He was the head of the Army Ordnance Office, Senator of the Kaiser Wilhelm Society, first president of the Reich Research Council, the first general officer to be a member of the Prussian Academy of Sciences, as well as being a professor at both the University of Berlin and the Berlin Technical University. He was an early and key supporter of the development of ballistic rockets as weapons. The military-scientific infrastructure he helped implement supported the German nuclear energy program, known as the Uranium Club. Being depressed over heavy c

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  • Karl Becker (* 14. September 1879 in Speyer; † 8. April 1940 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt General der Artillerie im Zweiten Weltkrieg, Ballistiker und Wehrwissenschaftler sowie Wissenschaftspolitiker. (de)
  • Karl Heinrich Emil Becker (né le 14 septembre 1879 à Spire, mort le 8 avril 1940 à Berlin) est un General der Artillerie allemand durant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. (fr)
  • カール・ハインリヒ・エミール・ベッカー(Karl Heinrich Emil Becker, 1879年9月14日 - 1940年4月8日)は、ドイツの軍人、弾道学者、兵器研究者。最終階級はドイツ国防軍砲兵大将。陸軍兵器局長を務めた。 (ja)
  • Karl Heinrich Emil Becker (14 September 1879 in Speyer – 8 April 1940 in Berlin) was a German weapons engineer and artillery general. He advocated and implemented close ties of the military to science for purposes of advanced weapons development. He was the head of the Army Ordnance Office, Senator of the Kaiser Wilhelm Society, first president of the Reich Research Council, the first general officer to be a member of the Prussian Academy of Sciences, as well as being a professor at both the University of Berlin and the Berlin Technical University. He was an early and key supporter of the development of ballistic rockets as weapons. The military-scientific infrastructure he helped implement supported the German nuclear energy program, known as the Uranium Club. Being depressed over heavy criticism from Hitler for shortfalls in munitions production, he committed suicide in 1940. He was given a State funeral. (en)
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  • Karl Becker (* 14. September 1879 in Speyer; † 8. April 1940 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Offizier, zuletzt General der Artillerie im Zweiten Weltkrieg, Ballistiker und Wehrwissenschaftler sowie Wissenschaftspolitiker. (de)
  • Karl Heinrich Emil Becker (né le 14 septembre 1879 à Spire, mort le 8 avril 1940 à Berlin) est un General der Artillerie allemand durant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. (fr)
  • カール・ハインリヒ・エミール・ベッカー(Karl Heinrich Emil Becker, 1879年9月14日 - 1940年4月8日)は、ドイツの軍人、弾道学者、兵器研究者。最終階級はドイツ国防軍砲兵大将。陸軍兵器局長を務めた。 (ja)
  • Karl Heinrich Emil Becker (14 September 1879 in Speyer – 8 April 1940 in Berlin) was a German weapons engineer and artillery general. He advocated and implemented close ties of the military to science for purposes of advanced weapons development. He was the head of the Army Ordnance Office, Senator of the Kaiser Wilhelm Society, first president of the Reich Research Council, the first general officer to be a member of the Prussian Academy of Sciences, as well as being a professor at both the University of Berlin and the Berlin Technical University. He was an early and key supporter of the development of ballistic rockets as weapons. The military-scientific infrastructure he helped implement supported the German nuclear energy program, known as the Uranium Club. Being depressed over heavy c (en)
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