Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. 242nd week of the war, 124th week of U.S. participation

Description:

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

Map: Southwest Pacific showing areas of action.

Includes photographs: Various sizes of bombs; German self-propelled gun with an American tank and a Nazi armored personnel carrier in the background; Capsized liberty ship in Naples harbor; View of Sabang Harbour before being taken by Japanese; Allied planes carry out some of the heaviest bombing operations at Hollandia airfield.

Back:
Memorandum for the Armed Forces. Subject: Home front production.

Includes photographs: Guns; Shells; Vehicles; Planes; Ships.

Text includes 4 point memorandum and descriptions of photographs.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch
Location(s):
Creation Date: May 1, 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 171
Past 30 days: 15
Yesterday: 0
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 1, 1944
  • Digitized: May 2, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Europe
Place
Russia
Place
Italy
Place
New Guinea Island
Place
Marshall Islands
Place
East & Southeast Asia
Place
China
From April 20, 1944 to April 27, 1944
Description:

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

Map: Southwest Pacific showing areas of action.

Includes photographs: Various sizes of bombs; German self-propelled gun with an American tank and a Nazi armored personnel carrier in the background; Capsized liberty ship in Naples harbor; View of Sabang Harbour before being taken by Japanese; Allied planes carry out some of the heaviest bombing operations at Hollandia airfield.

Back:
Memorandum for the Armed Forces. Subject: Home front production.

Includes photographs: Guns; Shells; Vehicles; Planes; Ships.

Text includes 4 point memorandum and descriptions of photographs.

Note:

Front: "Volume III No. 2F"
Back: "Volume III No. 2B"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944 -538110"
Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 722.

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 3, no. 2
Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, May 1, 1944 : week of April 20 to April 27, 242nd week of the war, 124th week of U.S. participation
Added Title: Memorandum For The Armed Forces. Subject: Home Front Production
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 59152000 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:3/2
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc909
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image