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Shephard Fonds

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002
  • Fondos
  • ca. 1939-1995

Fonds contain material relating to operational military research from the second half of the 20th century. The documents are multi-disciplinary in nature, providing scientific, mathematical and historical perspectives of the same topic. Many documents originally come from the Public Records Office UK (PRO), now known as The National Archives (TNA). In such cases, original archival references will be provided, and potential researchers are encouraged to cite these whenever possible. For more information on these Fonds or on Ronnie Shephard, please visit

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Extracts from JMEM Basic Manual

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-118-291-1
  • Item
  • ca. 1939-1995
  • Parte deShephard Fonds

Excerpt from Joint Munition Effectiveness Manual Chapter 3-15 Buildings. Notes and diagrams onthe structural classification of potential target buildings.

REN 585 - Blast

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-123-305-1
  • Item
  • 1944 - 1948
  • Parte deShephard Fonds

Home Security reports concerning experiments on blast pressure and its wounding power.

Attack of Factories in Europe

Reports and tables on Allied Air Activity in Northwest Europe for August 1944. Includes types of aircraft used, missions launched, and intelligence on targets and enemy troop movement.

Attack of Factories in Europe

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-125-311A-1
  • Item
  • 1940 - 1945
  • Parte deShephard Fonds

Medical and psychiatric reports from World War II dealing with shellshock, combat exhaustion and morale. Majority of reports are from Middle East stations and hospitals.

Operational Research on Bombardments

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-126-313-1
  • Item
  • 1943 - 1945
  • Parte deShephard Fonds

Operational research reports concerning rocket, aerial and artillery bombardment including effectiveness, morale effect, and tactical significance.

Classified list of papers issued in the R.E.N. series

Topics Include:
I Programmes and Reports of Research
II Physics of Explosions
III Blast
IV Earth Waves
V Fragmentation and Fragment Penetration
VI Bomb Penetration
VII Casualty Effects of Bombs
VIII Confined Explosions
IX Shelters and Strengthened or Protective Structures
X Normal Structures
XI Structural Elements
XII Structural Materials
XIV General Effects of Air Raids
XV Incendiary Weapons and Their Effects
XVI Protection Against Incendiary Attack
XVII Fire-Fighting and Fire-Fighting Equipment
XIX Miscellaneous
XXI Camouflage and Smoke Screens
XXII Anti-Tank and Anti-Personnel Mines and Minefields
XXIII Demolitions
XXIV Bombing Technique - Aiming Errors
XXV The Interpretation of Aerial Photographs
XXVI Photographic Interpretation - Optical Devices
XXVII Craters and Debris

Notes on programme of fire research sub-committee F / Ministry of Home Security - Research and Experiments Department

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-119-294-5
  • Item
  • ca. 1939-1995
  • Parte deShephard Fonds

Notes on the items in Section F of the Research Programme of the Research and Experiments Department in January 1945. Includes reports on newly created or improved equipment to be used in the protection of and fighting of fires created by aerial dropped incendiary bombs. Includes "Protection against incendiary bombs" , "Improvement in first-aid equipment" , "Improvement in fire equipment" , "Improvements in methods of fire fighting" , "Study of effects of fire in buildings and improvements in structural fire precautions" , "Improvement of fire precautions in hazardous industries" , "Studies of Incendiary attack" , "Fire statistics".

Symposium on research on fire protection / Ministry of Home Security - Civil Defense Research Committee

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-120-296-2
  • Item
  • ca. 1939-1995
  • Parte deShephard Fonds

Extensive report on newly invented or improved safety devices to be used during incendiary air-raids or the fighting of fires caused by air-raids in Great Britain. Content includes "Studies of the effects of incendiary attack" , "Protection against incendiary attack" , "Improvements in first-aid fire fighting" , "Improvements in fire force and installed equipment" plus appendices. In complete document.

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

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-120-296-6
  • Item
  • April 30, 1944
  • Parte deShephard Fonds

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.

Research notes

  • CA ON00411 MG-0002-6-120-296-8
  • Item
  • ca. 1939-1995
  • Parte deShephard Fonds

Ronnie Shephard's research notes and summaries on incendiary weapons. Includes "A comparison of the estimated effects of specific incendiary weapons against a typical domestic larger area in the centre of a German city" , "The distribution of IBs resulting from the random dropping to sticks" , "Civil Defense (ARP) Fire Masks incendiary bombs" , "Fire data compilation: plant and machinery".

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