Title: Frederick L. Anderson papers
Date (inclusive): 1928-1947
Collection Number: 75054
Anderson, Frederick L., 1905-1969
107 manuscript boxes, 12 oversize boxes, 17 oversize binders, 1 album box, 28 envelopes, 25 motion picture film reels (55 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, reports, studies, notes, manuals, printed matter,
motion picture film, photographs, and memorabilia, relating primarily to Allied aerial
bombardment strategy, tactics, and operations in Europe during World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Collection is open for research.
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Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.
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United States. Air Force--Officers.
United States. Army Air Forces.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
United States. Army Air Forces. Air Force, 8th.
United States--Armed Forces.
|1905, October 4
||Born, Kingston, New York
||Graduated, U.S. Military Academy
||Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant
||Graduated from Kelly Field and Brooks Field
||Served in the Philippines, Hamilton Field, Lowry Field and Washington
||Transferred to bombardment aviation
||Operations officer, 7th Bombardment Group
||Selected to start first Bombardier's Instructor School
||Head of Bombardment Tactics Board
||Sent to England
||Deputy Director of Bombardment, Washington, D.C.
||Representative of General Arnold on bombardment matters in Northern Africa and England
||Commander, Fortress Wing in United Kingdom
||Promoted to Major General
||Commanding General, VIII Bomber Command, England
||Deputy Commanding General for Operations, U.S. Strategic Air Forces in Europe
||Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Personnel
||Retired from the U.S. Air Force
||Deputy United States Special Representative in Europe, with rank of ambassador
|1969, March 2
||Died, Houston, Texas