Statistics

Attacks on German Oil Installations

 

  U.S.A.A.F.
8th Air Force
U.S.A.A.F.
15th Air Force
R.A.F.
Bomber Command
 
  Attacks Tonnage Attacks Tonnage Attacks Tonnage Combined Tonnage
1944              
May 11 2,883 10 1,540 - - 4,423
June 20 3,689 32 5,653 10 4,562 13,904
July 9 5,379 36 9,313 20 3,829 18,521
August 33 7,116 23 3,997 20 1,856 12,969
September 23 7,495 8 1,829 14 4,488 13,812
October 18 4,462 10 2,515 10 4,088 11,065
November 32 15,884 19 4,168 22 16,029 36,081
December 7 2,937 33 6,226 15 6,722 14,885
               
1945              
January 17 3,537 5 2,023 23 10,114 15,674
February 20 6,161 20 4,362 24 15,749 26,272
March 36 9,550 24 6,628 33 21,211 37,389
April 7 1,949 1 124 9 5,993 8,066
               
Total 233 71,042 221 48,378 200 93,641 213,061

 

Source: British Bombing Survey Unit, The Strategic Air War Against Germany 1939-1945.

Last modified: 31 March 2018