No, Peter was a senior Dstl analyst that I did a fair bit of work with.
If you can get hold of it, the full original article's rather better - Navweaps have been very selective.
I was referring to the Navyweaps poster with an agenda that you referred to, I am aware of some of Peter Marland's (unclassified) work. I have not looked at the link - yet.
Since you mention Goering telling his crews to avoid British warships due to their AA fire, did he or any of his commanders express a view about the increasing number of RN carriers with fighter aircraft - particularly in the Atlantic and the Mediterranean, and the Arctic Convoys?