Newsmap. Monday, April 27, 1942 : week of April 17 to 24

Description:

Text describes action on various war fronts.

Includes photographs: Lieut. Bulkeley -- Nip Nipper de luxe, Lieut. Comm. Edward H. O'Hare -- Brewster "Buffalo" -- The guns were going on -- The big Wellingtons did not rest -- Training of airborne Infantry.

Large world map is keyed to text: Japs confused on raid -- Chinese rescue British -- Corregidor holds -- Timor fight still on -- blame set for fire -- President honors flyer -- Gen. Marshall returns -- strike idleness small -- manpower mobilization -- Brewster plant seized -- Argentine ship hit -- radio detectors used -- "Peace Offensive" due-- Lubeck laid low-- commandos raid again -- Reds close for action -- Malta takes high toll -- Laval favors Nazis.

Inset maps: Honshu, Japan ; western Europe.

Also includes 2 pictographs: Happy Birthday, Dear Adolf; Telefact: materials for victory.

Creator(s): [United States]. Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: April 27, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 1,055
Past 30 days: 11
Yesterday: 2
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 27, 1942
  • Digitized: July 20, 2006
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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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Japan
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China
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England
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Argentina
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Malta
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France
From April 17, 1942 to April 24, 1942
Description:

Text describes action on various war fronts.

Includes photographs: Lieut. Bulkeley -- Nip Nipper de luxe, Lieut. Comm. Edward H. O'Hare -- Brewster "Buffalo" -- The guns were going on -- The big Wellingtons did not rest -- Training of airborne Infantry.

Large world map is keyed to text: Japs confused on raid -- Chinese rescue British -- Corregidor holds -- Timor fight still on -- blame set for fire -- President honors flyer -- Gen. Marshall returns -- strike idleness small -- manpower mobilization -- Brewster plant seized -- Argentine ship hit -- radio detectors used -- "Peace Offensive" due-- Lubeck laid low-- commandos raid again -- Reds close for action -- Malta takes high toll -- Laval favors Nazis.

Inset maps: Honshu, Japan ; western Europe.

Also includes 2 pictographs: Happy Birthday, Dear Adolf; Telefact: materials for victory.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 1."
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 867.

Physical Description:

4 maps on 1 sheet : b&w and col. ; sheet, 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection.

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Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 1
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 63057264 |
  • GOVNO: W 107.7:1/1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc1024
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image