Japanese Air Target Analyses record example

    Japanese Air Target Analyses

    Records: 7,853Complete: 100%

    Contemporary analyses of the Allied bombing strategy in aerial attacks on Japanese targets during World War II. Tactical mission reports, aircraft action reports, tabulations of attack and bombing data, and photo intelligence reports detail effects on the Japanese infrastructure, including the petroleum, shipping, armament, and transportation industries. Hundreds of aerial photographs and many maps are found within the analyses sections and in the prolific "Target Photographs" section.

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    Example Records

    List of Bridges to be Destroyed
    List of Bridges to be Destroyed
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    Aerial Photo of Japanese Airplane Factory
    Aerial Photo of Japanese Airplane Factory
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    Sample

    Source Information

    "U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey (Pacific): Japanese Air Target Analyses, Objective Folders, and Aerial Photographs, 1942-45" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/85/japanese-air-target-analyses: accessed December 2, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Japanese Air Target Analyses
    Total Records
    7,853Complete: 100%
    Content Source
    The National Archives logoThe National Archives
    Publication Number
    M1653
    Published on Fold3
    11 Oct 2007
    Last Updated
    12 Oct 2007
    Description
    NARA M1653. WWII Japanese air target analyses, objectives, and aerial photographs, 1942-45, from the records of the U.S. Strategic Bombing Survey.