Heroes & Villains
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Diagram showing the effects of strategic bombing on German morale in 1945, published 1947
(Catalogue ref: AIR 48/70)

EFFECT OF STRATEGIC BOMBING
ON GERMAN MORALE, RESISTANCE, AND COUNTERMEASURES
Homes destroyed
Deprived of utilities
Evacuated
Wounded
Killed

[These 5 effects are shown as bombs falling on a German structure labelled:]
WILL TO RESIST
Belief in victory
Belief in Nazis
Confidence in leaders
Group unity
ACTUAL RESISTANCE

NAZI COUNTERMEASURES
Propaganda
Air raid protection
Relief & evacuation
Police control & terror