AIR 37 1939-1969 Air Ministry: Allied Expeditionary Air Force, later Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force (Air), and 2nd Tactical Air Force: Registered Files and Reports

This series contains records of the Allied Expeditionary Air Force and of its principal components the Second Tactical Air Force (RAF), the American Ninth Air Force, USAAF and the Supreme Headquaters Allied Expeditionary Force (Air). Also included are files of, or relating to, 2, 38, 46, 83, 84 and 85 Groups and 310 Squadron, which were controlled by the British organizations above; of the Air Commander-in-Chief (Sir Trafford Leigh-Mallory) and his chief of Operations and Plans (Air Vice Marshal Strafford).

There are also files originating at Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force which relate largely to the organisation and operation of the AEAF and which are arranged under the headings SHAEF (Main and Rear), Chief of Staff (Supreme Allied Command) and Deputy Chief of Staff (Air). A few other files relate to 21 Army Group, Air Vice Marshal Disarmament (Executive), US Strategic Air Forces, Europe and 88 Group, a group especially formed to take part in operation 'Apostle', the return to Norway on the surrender of the Germans.



Reference: AIR 37/5
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Log of casualty claims, assessments and losses

Date: 1944-1945

Reference: AIR 37/6
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Log of casualty claims, assessments and losses

Date: 1944-1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/7
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Log of casualty claims, assessments and losses

Date: 1944-1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/39
Description:

NO 2 GROUP: Attack on building at The Hague, Holland

Date: 1944                 

Reference: AIR 37/297
Description:

No. 38 GROUP (38 WING): Operation "Market"

Date: 1944                 

Reference: AIR 37/401
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Order of battle 24th September 1944 - 29th June 1945

Date: 1944-1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/615
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Operation "Market"

Date: 1944-1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/713
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Daily log: May - June

Date: 1944                 

Reference: AIR 37/714
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Daily log: July - August

Date: 1944                 

eference: AIR 37/715
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Daily log: Sept.- Oct.

Date: 1944                 

Reference: AIR 37/716
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Daily log: Nov.- Dec.

Date: 1944                 

eference: AIR 37/717
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Daily log: : Jan.- Feb.

Date: 1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/718
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: Daily log: : Mar.- May

Date: 1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/806
Description:

2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE: No 2 Group: targets

Date: 1943-1944 

Reference: AIR 37/962
Description:

9th U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE: Operation "Market"

Date: 1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/1065
Description:

SHAEF (MAIN AND REAR): Combat and miscellaneous reports

Date: 1944 - 1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/1066
Description:

SHAEF (MAIN AND REAR): Report on Allied air operations Oct 1944 - 5 May 1945

Date: 1944 - 1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/1067
Description:

SHAEF (MAIN AND REAR): Report on Allied air operations Oct 1944 - 5 May 1945

Date: 1944 - 1945                 

Reference: AIR 37/1070
Description:

SHAEF (MAIN AND REAR): Summaries of results of attacks on rail transportation targets 25 Apr-9 May

Date: 1944                 

Reference: AIR 37/1071
Description:

SHAEF (MAIN AND REAR): Summaries of results of attacks on rail transportation targets 10 May-25 May

Date: 1944                 

Reference: AIR 37/1446
Description:

ALLIED EXPEDITIONARY AIR FORCE: Daily intelligence and operations summaries, Nos 1-65 (incomplete)

Date: 1944 Apr-May                 

Reference: AIR 37/1447
Description:

ALLIED EXPEDITIONARY AIR FORCE: Daily intelligence and operations summaries, Nos 163-194

Note: See Air 37/59 for Nos 123-162. 

Reference: AIR 37/1448
Description:

ALLIED EXPEDITIONARY AIR FORCE: Daily intelligence and operations summaries, Nos 195-225 (incomplete)

Date: 1944 Aug                 

Reference: AIR 37/1449
Description:

ALLIED EXPEDITIONARY AIR FORCE: Daily intelligence and operations summaries, Nos 226-270 (incomplete)

Date: 1944 Sept-Oct