Newsmap. Monday, May 24, 1943 : week of May 13 to May 20, 193rd week of the war, 75th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Attu, Wake Island, Southwest Pacific, Russia, China-Burma, Air offensive.

Large world map is keyed to text and shows United Nations Axis and Axis
occupied areas, countries with Axis relations broken, and neutral countries. Additional maps: Mediterranean Sea; Areas held by Japan in the Kurile and Aleutian Islands. Inset map: Attu Island.

Photographs: Mass production methods in the southwest Pacific mimic those of Detroit; Red Stars mark Soviet Air Force planes made in America; Nazis frisk Yugoslav peasants accused of guerilla activities

Back: The not-so-soft underside [African victory].

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: May 24, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
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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 Dept., 2E580 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D.C.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 24, 1943
  • Digitized: April 26, 2006
Coverage:
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Europe
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Africa
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Middle East
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Italy - Sicily Region
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Tunisia
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group - Near Islands Island Group - Attu Island
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United States - Wake Islands Possession
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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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North America
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South America
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South Asia
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Russia
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China
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Myanmar
From May 13, 1943 to May 20, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Attu, Wake Island, Southwest Pacific, Russia, China-Burma, Air offensive.

Large world map is keyed to text and shows United Nations Axis and Axis
occupied areas, countries with Axis relations broken, and neutral countries. Additional maps: Mediterranean Sea; Areas held by Japan in the Kurile and Aleutian Islands. Inset map: Attu Island.

Photographs: Mass production methods in the southwest Pacific mimic those of Detroit; Red Stars mark Soviet Air Force planes made in America; Nazis frisk Yugoslav peasants accused of guerilla activities

Back: The not-so-soft underside [African victory].

Note:

"Volume 2 No. 5"

"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 blue) ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Van der Grinten projection.

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Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 5
Added Title: The Not-So-Soft Underside
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60885674 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/5
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc928
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image