Item 120-296-6 - The Analysis and design on incendiary attack on Germany / Ministry of Home Security - Research and Experiments Department

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The Analysis and design on incendiary attack on Germany / Ministry of Home Security - Research and Experiments Department

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CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-120-296-6

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  • April 30, 1944 (Creation)

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33 pages

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(ca. 1920-1995)

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Report on RAF incendiary air attacks on German cities and their effectiveness. Content includes "The Problem of the analysis of incendiary attack" , "The overall response of central areas of German cities to mixed HE and IB attack" , "Overall analysis of attacks on whole cities" , "Methods of more detailed analysis of incendiary attacks" , "Fire-division mapping of targets" , "The contribution of fire-spread to damage" , "The Quantitative estimates of the performance of weapons and the response of targets to incendiary attack" , "The pattern of attack" plus appendices "Notes on the nature of the target" , "Quantitative analyses of fire-division maps" , "an example of the investigation of the contribution of fire-spread to the effect of incendiary attack". Includes tables and maps.

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