Newsmap. Monday, May 17, 1943 : week of May 7 to May 14, 192nd week of the war, 74th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: North Africa, Southwest Pacific, China-Burma, Plans, Aleutians, Russia

Large world map is keyed to text and shows United Nations, Axis and Axis occupied areas, countries with Axis relations broken, and neutral countries.

Inset maps: Shrinking battle lines in Tunisia; Crimea and surrounding region showing Nazi held territories.

Photographs: Army-Navy expedition lands at Amchitka; Army gunner sets up AA defense at the westernmost U.S. air base in the Aleutians; Navy Seabees take shelter in foxholes; Allied soldiers line up for chow in almost knee-deep mud.

Back: Text entitled "So he can fight!" describes the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: May 17, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 218
Past 30 days: 15
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
[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 17, 1943
  • Digitized: April 26, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Africa
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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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Europe
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Middle East
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North America
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South America
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South Asia
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China
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Myanmar
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Russia
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
Place
Ukraine - Krym Autonomous Republic - Crimea General Region
Place
Tunisia
From May 7, 1943 to May 14, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: North Africa, Southwest Pacific, China-Burma, Plans, Aleutians, Russia

Large world map is keyed to text and shows United Nations, Axis and Axis occupied areas, countries with Axis relations broken, and neutral countries.

Inset maps: Shrinking battle lines in Tunisia; Crimea and surrounding region showing Nazi held territories.

Photographs: Army-Navy expedition lands at Amchitka; Army gunner sets up AA defense at the westernmost U.S. air base in the Aleutians; Navy Seabees take shelter in foxholes; Allied soldiers line up for chow in almost knee-deep mud.

Back: Text entitled "So he can fight!" describes the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps.

Note:

"Volume 2 No. 4"

"For the Armed Forces"

"Prepared from public sources of information."

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

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 919.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Van der Grinten projection.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): North Africa | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Southwest Pacific
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 4
Added Title: So He Can Fight!
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48016933 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/4
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc939
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image