Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. 271st week of the war, 153rd week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Open Metz drive, Strong barriers ahead, Pressure on Budapest, Tirpitz goes down, Japs stiffen resistance, B-29s over targets, Evacuate U.S. air base.

Maps: Western front, Budapest to Miskolc front, Third Army offensive, Leyte, Allied troops strike south in Burma.

Back: Text highlights amphibian armies' combat strategies and victories. Includes 3 photographs plus images of the Ampib's shoulder patch and pocket patch.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch
Location(s):
Creation Date: November 20, 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 106
Past 30 days: 17
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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 Street, New York 17, N.Y.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Info: Preparer and distributor
Place of Publication: New York, N.Y.
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 20, 1944
  • Digitized: April 24, 2006
Coverage:
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United States
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Japan
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France
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New Guinea Island
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East & Southeast Asia
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France - Lorraine Region - Moselle Department - Metz
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Germany
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Netherlands
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Hungary - Budapest County - Budapest
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England
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China
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Myanmar
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Philippines - Leyte Island
From November 8, 1944 to November 15, 1944
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Open Metz drive, Strong barriers ahead, Pressure on Budapest, Tirpitz goes down, Japs stiffen resistance, B-29s over targets, Evacuate U.S. air base.

Maps: Western front, Budapest to Miskolc front, Third Army offensive, Leyte, Allied troops strike south in Burma.

Back: Text highlights amphibian armies' combat strategies and victories. Includes 3 photographs plus images of the Ampib's shoulder patch and pocket patch.

Note:

Front: "Volume III No. 31F"

"Prepared from public sources of information."

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944 - 591000"

Back: "Volume III No. 31B"

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 1463.

Physical Description:

5 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary

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Keyword(s): Burma
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 3, no. 31
Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 20 November, 1944 : week of 8 November to 15 November, 271st week of the war, 153rd week of U.S. participation
Added Title: Amphibian Armies, Put 'Em Across!
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48039003 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:3/31
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc896
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image