Newsmap. Monday, January 17, 1944 : week of January 6 to January 13, 227th week of the war, 109th week of U.S. participation

Description:

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

Map inset: Enemy controlled areas across the globe

Photographs: Chinese workers and soldiers pack dirt for an airfield in southeastern China; WACs Capt. Elizabeth Lutze, Sheboygan, Wis., Lt. Sally Dean, Battle Creek, Mich. and Flight officer Margaret Maude, WAAF, London, pause behind a sacred cow lying in front of a bazaar in Delhi, India; U.S. engineers supervise the building of the new Ledo Road in northern Burma; Lt. Gen. Krueger watches the plane taking Gen. Marshall back to the U.S.; Gen. Marshall confers with Gen. Sir Thomas Blamey; Gen. George C. Marshall with Lieut. Gen. George C. Kenney, Maj. Gen. S.J. Chamberlain, Lieut. Gen. Walter Krueger, Gen. Marshall and Gen. MacArthur; Logone, Italy during a battle between Fifth Army artillery and German forces; Soldiers look for salvage in a pile of shell cases and containers following a barrage against German positions in Cassino; American soldiers of the Fifth Army repair a tank motor near battle lines.

Back: Map of Southeast Asia.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Service Forces. Morale Services Division
Location(s):
Creation Date: January 17, 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 178
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Service Forces. Morale Services Division

Prepared and distributed by Morale Services Division, A.S.F., War Dept., Rm 617, 205 E. 42nd Street, New York 17, N.Y.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: New York, New York
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 17, 1944
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
Place
East & Southeast Asia
Place
Russia
Place
Myanmar
Place
Italy
Place
New Guinea Island
Place
Serbia and Montenegro
Place
Africa
Place
Australia/Oceania
Place
Central America and Caribbean
Place
Central Asia
Place
Europe
Place
Middle East
Place
North America
Place
South America
Place
South Asia
From January 6, 1944 to January 13, 1944
Description:

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

Map inset: Enemy controlled areas across the globe

Photographs: Chinese workers and soldiers pack dirt for an airfield in southeastern China; WACs Capt. Elizabeth Lutze, Sheboygan, Wis., Lt. Sally Dean, Battle Creek, Mich. and Flight officer Margaret Maude, WAAF, London, pause behind a sacred cow lying in front of a bazaar in Delhi, India; U.S. engineers supervise the building of the new Ledo Road in northern Burma; Lt. Gen. Krueger watches the plane taking Gen. Marshall back to the U.S.; Gen. Marshall confers with Gen. Sir Thomas Blamey; Gen. George C. Marshall with Lieut. Gen. George C. Kenney, Maj. Gen. S.J. Chamberlain, Lieut. Gen. Walter Krueger, Gen. Marshall and Gen. MacArthur; Logone, Italy during a battle between Fifth Army artillery and German forces; Soldiers look for salvage in a pile of shell cases and containers following a barrage against German positions in Cassino; American soldiers of the Fifth Army repair a tank motor near battle lines.

Back: Map of Southeast Asia.

Note:

Front: "Volume II No. 39F"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944 - 538110"
Back: "Volume II No. 39B"
Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 463.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Burma | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Yugoslavia
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 39
Added Title: Southeast Asia
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 59147351 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:2/39
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc940
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image