Air Support of the Allied Landings in Sicily, Salerno, and Anzio National Defense University

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Published: September 16th 2005

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Air Support of the Allied Landings in Sicily, Salerno, and Anzio  by  National Defense University

Air Support of the Allied Landings in Sicily, Salerno, and Anzio by National Defense University
September 16th 2005 | Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 24 pages | ISBN: | 7.14 Mb

The story of Twelfth Air Force support of the Allied landings containsvaluable lessons for today’s coalition warfare environment as well as issuesof air-ground coordination, close air support, and the strategic effects ofairpower. This study is notMoreThe story of Twelfth Air Force support of the Allied landings containsvaluable lessons for today’s coalition warfare environment as well as issuesof air-ground coordination, close air support, and the strategic effects ofairpower.

This study is not intended to be an operational history of TwelfthAir Force- rather, it follows the early evolution of the tactical and operationaltechniques and procedures used and the development of doctrine thatinfluenced the organization of the U.S. Air Force.The conclusion addresses some of the more important issues of interest today. Twelfth Air Force entered the war with no combat experience,untested doctrine, and tactics that frustrated Airmen and ground commanders alike. As the war in the Mediterranean theater progressed, the Airmen of the Twelfth Air Force developed effective doctrine and tactical innovations that made significant contributions to the Allied strategy and established precedents that are employed in the 21st century.

In the end, the study shows the importance of sound doctrine, innovation,and leadership.



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