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The AFHSD Reference Branch provides information, analysis and perspective to Air Force leaders and their staffs to support planning, policy development and decision making.

The staff consists of historians, librarians and volunteers who respond to requests for information from Air Force personnel, government agencies, private organizations and others.

To ask an AFHSD historian a question, please send the question via our "contact us" page.  Your unit, base or command historian may be the best source for the information you need; check with them first.

The questions below are recurring questions that AFHSD has been asked over the years.