Newsmap. Monday, October 5, 1942 : week of September 25 to October 2

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, New Guinea, Solomons, Aleutians, China, Madagascar, Shipping, Mediterranean.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show South Russia, New Guinea, Target in Europe with inset of Industrial areas bombed in the Ruhr Valley.

Includes photographs: WAFS report for duty, Armored "super jeep", South of Bengazi, Tank landing, "Guiding plane back home to roost".

Back:
Training (Action! -- Solomons -- Landing operations -- Europe). 21 photographs accompanied by descriptive and explanatory text.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: October 5, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 221
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 5, 1942
  • Digitized: July 21, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
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Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
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Africa
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Australia/Oceania
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Central America and Caribbean
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Central Asia
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East & Southeast Asia
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Europe
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Middle East
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North America
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South America
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South Asia
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Russia
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New Guinea Island
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Solomon Islands
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
Place
China
Place
Madagascar
From September 25, 1942 to October 2, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, New Guinea, Solomons, Aleutians, China, Madagascar, Shipping, Mediterranean.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show South Russia, New Guinea, Target in Europe with inset of Industrial areas bombed in the Ruhr Valley.

Includes photographs: WAFS report for duty, Armored "super jeep", South of Bengazi, Tank landing, "Guiding plane back home to roost".

Back:
Training (Action! -- Solomons -- Landing operations -- Europe). 21 photographs accompanied by descriptive and explanatory text.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 24."
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 469049"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 1360.

Physical Description:

5 maps on 1 sheet : some col. ; sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Mediterranean | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 24
Added Title: Training (Action! -- Solomons -- Landing operations -- Europe)
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 62206740 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/24
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1008
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image