Newsmap. Monday, May 31, 1943 : week of May 20 to May 27, 194th week of the war, 76th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts:
Aleutians, Western Europe, Mediterranean, Russia, Southwest Pacific.

Map: Shows military activity in western Europe during the week of May 10
to May 27, 1943.

Inset maps: Aleutians, Present fighting area in Attu.

Photographs: Images of a Grumman "Wildcat" fighter plane taken from the escort carrier, U.S.S. Altamaha.

Illustration: Advance on Attu.

Back: You can crack that tank! Text and illustrations show how an infantryman can defend against an enemy tank.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: May 31, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 255
Past 30 days: 4
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Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Orientation Course

Prepared and distributed by Army Orientation Course, Special Service Division, Army Service Forces, War Department, 2E580 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D.C.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 31, 1943
  • Digitized: April 26, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Europe
Place
United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
Place
England
Place
Russia
Place
Papua New Guinea - New Britain Island
From May 20, 1943 to May 27, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts:
Aleutians, Western Europe, Mediterranean, Russia, Southwest Pacific.

Map: Shows military activity in western Europe during the week of May 10
to May 27, 1943.

Inset maps: Aleutians, Present fighting area in Attu.

Photographs: Images of a Grumman "Wildcat" fighter plane taken from the escort carrier, U.S.S. Altamaha.

Illustration: Advance on Attu.

Back: You can crack that tank! Text and illustrations show how an infantryman can defend against an enemy tank.

Note:

"Volume II No. 6"

"Prepared from public sources of information"

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 469049"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 919.

Physical Description:

4 maps on 1 sheet : col. (b&w and green) ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scale varies

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Western Europe | Southwest Pacific | Mediterranean
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 6
Added Title: You Can Crack that Tank!
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 47861278 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/6
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc924
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image