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Government Documents - Military and Veterans Agencies: Air Force

War Department, Navy Department, Army, Department of Defense, Air Force, Marine Corps, National Military Establishment, Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies

The Department of the Air Force was made a separate department in DoD in 1949. Previously, it existed as the Army Air Force under the Department of the Army.

Government Documents holds an extensive collection of Air Force publications, including the following titles:

We also have a variety of technical reports, general publications, pamphlets, recruiting brochures, and other Air Force materials. Please refer to the War Department/Department of the Army guide for additional resources. 

Internet resources

An Air Force flyer with helmet, goggles, and mask, smoking a cigarette

Air Force

Eagle, swastika, and bomber on a bombing raid


A Japanese bomber being pursued by a U.S. bomber over Oahu

7 December 1941: the Air Force Story

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