Newsmap. For the Armed Forces. 233rd week of the war, 115th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Central Pacific, Southwest Pacific, Air war, Burma, USSR.

Maps show air attacks from London to various sites in Germany; New Ireland; south Pacific; Truk Is.

Includes photographs: "Island forts", Marine corps set up radio telephone sets at Roi Island, Leathernecks set up machine guns immediately upon landing, All-Negro Ninety-Ninth Fighter Squadron at Anzio, German prisoners disembark from an LST to a prison camp, wounded female Jugoslav guerillas arrive in Malta, General Sir Harold Alexander chats with Yank rangers near Cisterno.

Back: Text states "In Mein Kampf, Hitler stated that his plan was to destroy France first, then England, after which he would have the United States cornered without a fight!."

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Service Forces. Morale Services Division. Army Information Branch
Location(s):
Creation Date: February 28, 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 162
Past 30 days: 19
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Creator (Author):
[United States.] Army Service Forces. Morale Services Division. Army Information Branch

Prepared for Army Orientation Course, M.S.D. by Army Information branch, M.S.D., A.S.F., 205 E. 42nd St., New York 17, N.Y.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: February 28, 1944
  • Digitized: May 2, 2006
Coverage:
Place
France
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England
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Germany
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Myanmar
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Russia
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Italy
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China
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United States
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Japan
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Micronesia - Chuuk - Truk Islands Island Group
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Papua New Guinea - New Ireland Province - New Ireland Island
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Europe
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Philippines
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New Guinea Island
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Northern Mariana Islands
From February 17, 1944 to February 24, 1944
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Central Pacific, Southwest Pacific, Air war, Burma, USSR.

Maps show air attacks from London to various sites in Germany; New Ireland; south Pacific; Truk Is.

Includes photographs: "Island forts", Marine corps set up radio telephone sets at Roi Island, Leathernecks set up machine guns immediately upon landing, All-Negro Ninety-Ninth Fighter Squadron at Anzio, German prisoners disembark from an LST to a prison camp, wounded female Jugoslav guerillas arrive in Malta, General Sir Harold Alexander chats with Yank rangers near Cisterno.

Back: Text states "In Mein Kampf, Hitler stated that his plan was to destroy France first, then England, after which he would have the United States cornered without a fight!."

Note:

Front: "Volume II No. 45F"
Back: "Volume II No. 45B"
"Prepared for Army Orientation Course, M.S.D."
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944 - 538110"
Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 463

Physical Description:

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

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Central Pacific | Southwest Pacific | Burma
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 45
Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, February 28, 1944 : week of February 17 to February 24, 233rd week of the war, 115th week of U.S. participation
Added Title: In Mein Kampf, Hitler Stated That His Plan Was To Destroy France First Then England - after which he would have the United States cornered without a fight!
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 59169311 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:2/45
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc933
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image