Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. 245th week of the war, 127th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Italy, Pacific, Southeast Asia, China, Western Europe, USSR.

Maps show Allied attacks from India and China into Burma; Current battle line in central Italy.

Includes photographs: Nazi 170mm and American 200mm. mobile guns at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.; Shells belonging to the Nazi and American guns; German paratroopers during street fighting in Cassino; Self-propelled German gun mounted on a Mark III chassis advances toward Allied positions in Cassino; Road sign posted near the Allied beachhead below Rome warns Allied forces against touching "butterfly bombs".

Back:
Your battleship and her requirements. Illustration of a battleship with text describing man hours required to design and build, materials to build, material to operate.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch
Location(s):
Creation Date: May 22, 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 123
Past 30 days: 3
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Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch

Prepared and distributed by Army Information Branch, Army Service Forces, 205 E. 42nd St., New York 17, N.Y.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: New York, N.Y.
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 22, 1944
  • Digitized: April 20, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Italy
Place
Myanmar
Place
China
Place
East & Southeast Asia
Place
Europe
Place
Russia
From May 11, 1944 to May 18, 1944
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Italy, Pacific, Southeast Asia, China, Western Europe, USSR.

Maps show Allied attacks from India and China into Burma; Current battle line in central Italy.

Includes photographs: Nazi 170mm and American 200mm. mobile guns at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.; Shells belonging to the Nazi and American guns; German paratroopers during street fighting in Cassino; Self-propelled German gun mounted on a Mark III chassis advances toward Allied positions in Cassino; Road sign posted near the Allied beachhead below Rome warns Allied forces against touching "butterfly bombs".

Back:
Your battleship and her requirements. Illustration of a battleship with text describing man hours required to design and build, materials to build, material to operate.

Note:

Front: "Volume III No. 5F"
Back: "Volume III No. 5B"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944 - 538110"
Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 722.

Physical Description:

2 maps on 1 sheet ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 3, no. 5
Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, May 22, 1944 : week of May 11 to May 18, 245th week of the war, 127th week of U.S. participation
Added Title: Your Battleship And Her Requirements
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60843940 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:3/5
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc876
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public