1992

The Enemy Objective Unit: Waging Economic Warfare From London

By: W. W. Rostow

Introduction

This article is based on an essay presented on 11 July 1991 at an OSS symposium held at the National Archives. The essay draws upon the author’s unpublished history of the Enemy Objectives Unit (EOU), “Economic Outpost with Economic Warfare Division,” Vol. 5, War Diary of the OSS London: The Enemy Objectives Unit to April 30, 1945, located in the National Archives in Washington, as well as on hisPre-Invasion Bombing Strategy: General Eisenhower’s Decision of March 25, 1944, published in 1981 by the University of Texas Press.