Source Material

Airpower Bibliography

Maj William F. Andrews “The Luftwaffe and the Battle for Air Superiority”, Air Power Journal, Fall 1995

Lt. Col. Hans G. Stoll , The Luftwaffe Doctrine and Air Superiority in World War II, Air War College, 1994

Group Captain John H. Spencer, The Battle of Britain Revisited, Air War College, 1989

Lt. Col John J. Zentzner, The Art of Wing Leadership and Aircrew Morale in Combat, Maxwell AFB: 2001, Air University Press

1934 NACA Report on Bf 108 design

Maj Oliver E. Lorenz, The Battle of Britain: An Analysis, USACGSC, 1988

J.A. Stockfisch, Linking Logistics and Operations: A Study of World War II Airpower, RAND, 1992

Lt. Col. John Turner, Analysis of German Operational Art Failures: The Battle of Britain, Naval War College, 1994

Dr. Milan Vego, “Operational Pedestal”, Naval War College Review, 2010

Lt. Col, Matthew St. Clair, “Air Support of the Allied Landings at Sicily, Salerno, and Anzio”, Joint Forces Quarterly, 2005

Dr. Scot Robertson, “The Development of Royal Air Force Strategic Bombing Between the Wars”, Air Power Journal, 1998

Maj Donna Nicholas, Maj Albert Wheatly, The Role of Air Power in the Battle of the Bulge, Air Command and Staff College, 1999

1945 Report on Luftwaffe Radio and Blind Flying

Lt Col Patricia Priest, The Luftwaffe and its War of Attrition, Air War College, 1999

Major Roy Lower, Luftwaffe Tactical Operations at Stalingrad, Air War College, 1987

Maj. William J. Dalecky, Luftwaffe Battlefield Air Interdiction at the Battle of Kursk, 1943, USACGSC, `980

MAJ Greg Grabow, Schweinfurt Raids and the Pause in Daylight Strategic Bombing, USACGSC, 2008

Maj. E.J. Teichert, Captain Eric “Winkle” Brown, Air Command and Staff College, 2007

Lt Col. John Jacobson, Schwerpunkt, The Luftwaffe and the Allied Air Campaign in Europe 1943-44, Army War College, 1999

(((volume 7))) Goering’s Research Bureau (1946 report on R&D and intelligence)

(((Volume 5)) Luftwaffe Signals Intelligence (1946 Report)

A Comparative Look at Air-Ground Doctrine and Practice in World War II, Combat Studies Institute, 1982

Paul-Werner Hozzel. Conversations with a Stuka pilot, 1978

Wartime NACA Report on Jet Effect from Spitfire Exhaust

Col. F. Randall Starbuck, Airpower in North Africa, Army War College, 1992

Signals Intelligence Support to the Cockpit, June 2001

Lt. Col. Brian D. Spino, Blinded by Doctrine: Lessons Learned from the Luftwaffe, US Army War College, 2009

Kurt W. Hunsacker, The Invincible Bomber, Air University, 2005

Dr. James Corum, A Clash of Cultures: German and French Military Approaches to Technology in the Interwar Years, OJCS, 1994.

Interrogation of Hauptmann Rolf Pingel, A.I.1 (K) Report No. 396/194, ‘Report of the Me 109F of Stab. I/JG 26 Brought Down on the South Coast on 10/7/41’, Interrogation of German and Italian Prisoners of War: Reports 301–400, vol. 12, 1941, June–July,

Lt. Col. Thomas W. Young, British Technology and Innovation in the Battle of Britain, US Army War College, 2001

Lt. Col Hans Stoll, Luftwaffe Doctrine and Air Superiority Through World War II, Air War College, 1994

AAF Intell 1944 file

Radio and Radar Tracking, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 54, 19 November 1944

GAR Sea Reconnaissance, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 32, 18 June 1944

Flak in the Pas De Calais, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary n. 23, 16 April 1944

German Photo Units, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary n. 29, 28 May 1944

A GAF Fighter Pilot Sounds Off, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary n.43, 3 September 1944

Air Attack & Morale II, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary n.43, 3 September 1944

Flak vs. Daylight Bombers, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 38, 30 July 1944

Fighter Encounter Reports, n. 12, 23 January 1944

Fighters over Wilhelmshaven, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n, 2, 14 November 1943

AAF Intell 1945 file

Me262 Recovered Intact, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 75, 15 April 1945

The JG300s, Converted Night-Fighter units, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 68, 25 February 1945

German Anti-Jamming Practice, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.68, 25 February 1945

Captured Documents Illustrate GAF Fuel Shortage, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 69, 4 March 1945

Notes of Enemy Aircraft and Units, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n, 69, 4 March 1945

GAF Fighter Operations, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 72, 25 March 1945

New Compensating Gunsight Found on FW-190 D-9, n. 79, 20 May, 1945

German Flak reports, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 80, 27 May 1945

Luftwaffe Morale Today, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.67, 18 February 1945

GAR Fighter Formations, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.66, 11 February 1945

Company Front Tactics, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 61, 7 January 1945

Ar 234 Training Units, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.76, 22 April 1945

GAF Officer Reviews German Air Strategy and Tactics 1939 to 1945 Headquarters AAF Intelligence Summary, n.45-8, 30 April 1945

Me 163 vs. Spitfire and Notes on Enemy Flak, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.32, 18 June 1944

The 162, New Jet Fighter, Encountered in Combat, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary n. 76, 22 April 1945

More Notes on the Me-262, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n, 71, 18 March 1945 AND Details of the Jagdscholss, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 76, 22 April 1945

The Development of Me-262 Interception Tactics, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 71, 18 March 1945

GAF Pilots Compare Their Own and Allied Equipment, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 71, 18 March 1945

GAF Fighter Operations, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.71, 18 March 1945

GAF trainer Units, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.75, 15 April 1945

USAA FETO Files

The Impact of Allied Air interdiction on German Strategy for Normandy

The Uncertainty of Predicting Results of an Interdiction Campaign

The Control of Tactical Aircraft in the European Theater of Operations

The Tactical Air Force in the European Theater of Operations

Survey of Fighter Pilots in the Eighth Air Force

PostWarLuftwaffe Statements file

General Kessler statement

Edgar Petersen statement

Statement by Oberst Kogler, kommodore of JG 6

Fuehrer Naval Conferences Vol 1

Fuehrer Naval Conferences Vol 2

Fuehrer Naval Conferences 1939

FuehrerNavalConferences1944

Luftwaffe low level attacks

Statement by Field Marshal Erhard Milch

Statement by Field Marshal Erhard Milch

Statement by Field Marshal Erhard Milch

Statement by Field Marshal Erhard Milch

Statement by Field Marshal Erhard Milch

Memoir of General Koller, Luftwaffe CoS, April-May 1945

Interview with Willy Messerschmitt

The Goering Interrogation Part II, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 82, 25 June, 1945.

Defeat through Air Power – Willy Messerschmitt, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.82, 25 June 1945

Goering Interrogated, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n.81, 9 June 1945

USSBS

The Effects of Strategic Bombing on German Morale volume 1

The Effects of Strategic Bombing on German Morale volume 2

The United States Strategic Bombing Surveys (European War)(pacific War)

The Effects of Strategic Bombing on Japanese Morale

Friedrich Seiler of Messerschmitt Interview

Kesselring Interview

p.43 of the defeat of the German Air Force

Werner Junck Interview

p. 44 of Defeat of the German Air Force

The Defeat of the German Air Force (missing p;. 43 and 44 in separate files)

Air Campaigns of the Pacific War

Pacific and CBI file

Reports on the Japanese Air Forces, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 80, 27 May 1945

Japo4enese Air Forces, USAFE Air Intelligence Summary, n. 79, 20 May 1945

Combat Evaluation of Zeke 52, with the F4U-1D, F6F-5, and FM-2. Technical Air intelligence Center report n. 17, November 1944

Japanese Aircraft Combat Performance, Excerpts from Aircraft Action Reports and Battle narratives, February-May 1944

Navy Liberator vs. Japanese Planes, Battle Notes from the South Pacific, n. 26, 29 October 1943

US Manuals

AAC FM 1-40 – Intelligence Procedures in Aviation Units – 09 Sep 1940

FM 30-35 Military Intel ID of German Aircraft 1942

FM 30-30 ID of US Government Aircraft – 21 Feb 42

FM 30-39 Military Intel ID of Italian Aircraft 24 Oct 1941

FM 30-38 Military Intel ID of Japanese Aircraft – 16 Mar 1942

FM 30-38 Military Intel ID of Japanese Aircraft – 10 Mar 1941

FM 30-34 Military Intel ID of Soviet-Russian Aircraft 1941

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