Newsmap. Monday, January 24, 1944 : week of January 13 to January 20, 228th week of the war, 110th week of U.S. participation

Description:

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

Map shows Allied advances during the week.

Photographs: Cruiser U.S.S. Duluth shortly before being christened; Petty Officer Alex Holgate acknowledges a voice order during gunnery exercises; Bows-on view of a 10,000 ton Independence class carriers; Jungle training involving .30 caliber air-cooled machine guns; Italian refugees pass disabled American tanks; Italian battlescape near San Vitore; Allied Military Government officials question an Italian wheat farmer; Quartermaster Corps sort through a mountain of shoes and clothes to determine what will be reconditioned; Nazis from the Hermann Goering Division are led into custody by Pfc. Ira O. Creed, of Johnson City, Tenn.

Back: [text and col. ill.]: German Army uniforms [field gray, tropical, mobile troops, mountain].

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Service Forces. Morale Services Division. Army Information Branch
Location(s):
Creation Date: January 24, 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
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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., War Dept., 205 E. 42nd Street, New York 17, N.Y.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: New York, N.Y.
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 24, 1944
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Germany
Place
Russia
Place
Italy
Place
Myanmar
Place
England
From January 13, 1944 to January 20, 1944
Description:

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

Map shows Allied advances during the week.

Photographs: Cruiser U.S.S. Duluth shortly before being christened; Petty Officer Alex Holgate acknowledges a voice order during gunnery exercises; Bows-on view of a 10,000 ton Independence class carriers; Jungle training involving .30 caliber air-cooled machine guns; Italian refugees pass disabled American tanks; Italian battlescape near San Vitore; Allied Military Government officials question an Italian wheat farmer; Quartermaster Corps sort through a mountain of shoes and clothes to determine what will be reconditioned; Nazis from the Hermann Goering Division are led into custody by Pfc. Ira O. Creed, of Johnson City, Tenn.

Back: [text and col. ill.]: German Army uniforms [field gray, tropical, mobile troops, mountain].

Note:

Front: "Volume II No. 40F"
"Prepared for Army Orientation Course, M.S.D."
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944 - 538110"

Back: "Volume II No. 40B"
"This material is from the Joint Army Navy J.A.N. No. 1 (Loose leaf guide to uniforms and insignia)"

Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 463.

Physical Description:

1 map : b&w and blue ; 66 x 47 cm., on sheet 90 x 120 cm. ; Scale: [ca. 1:2,376,000]

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Burma | Southwest Pacific | Soviet Union | U.S.S.R.
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 40
Added Title: German Army Uniforms
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48031061 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:2/40
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc938
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image