About AFHSD

 

The Air Force Historical Support Division is part of the Air Force History and Museums Program and is located in Washington, DC at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling. 

AFHSD is primarily the historical research and book writing element of the Air Force History program.  Historians at AFHSD also provide historical information, analysis and perspective to Air Force leaders and their staffs to support planning, policy development and decision making.

See the TITLES listing above under "Books" for a full listing of our publications.  

 

Planning for US Air Force Independence

Makers of the United States Air Force by John L. Frisbee
Many of the 12 individuals profiled in this book are well known to students of air and space power. Most had notable combat careers. Others were organizers. They are a diverse bunch of over achievers who were dedicated to producing a new form of military force--an air force.
Planning and Organizing the Postwar Air Force, 1943-1947,
Planning and Organizing the Postwar Air Force, 1943-1947 by Herman S. Wolk
The Struggle for Air Force Independence
by Herman S. Wolk
Reflections on Air Force Independence
by Herman S. Wolk