The National Archives
Heroes & Villains
Churchill & Dresden
Why target Dresden?
> Source 3
Diagram showing the effects of strategic bombing on German morale in 1945, published 1947
(Catalogue ref: AIR 48/70)
According to the diagram, what are the five things bombs can do?
What are the bombs falling on?
According to the diagram, what does the will to resist consist of?
What have the Nazis put in place to prevent the bombs from damaging the German will to resist?
What effect was strategic bombing thought to have on morale?