Newsmap. Monday, January 3, 1944 : week of December 22 to December 29, 1943, 225th week of the war, 107th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: New Britain, Air offensive, USSR, Italy, Scharnhorst, Command.
Maps: Central Italy showing rivers and roads, Distance from London to the coast of France near Boulogne, Coastline of northern Scandinavia.
Photographs: American 155mm gun fires on German positions at Mignano; American soldiers temporarily reside in holes on Venafro Ridge; Equipment retreating Germans used to tear up railroad tracks; Allied troops clear the torn up tracks to use the road bed as a highway; An LST lands at Mono Island.

Back: Color map of northeast New Guinea/New Britain.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: January 3, 1944
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, Morale Services Division, Army Service Forces, War Dept., 2E581 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D.C.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 3, 1944
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Papua New Guinea
Place
Papua New Guinea - New Britain Island
Place
England
Place
France
Place
Russia
Place
Italy
From December 22, 1943 to December 29, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: New Britain, Air offensive, USSR, Italy, Scharnhorst, Command.
Maps: Central Italy showing rivers and roads, Distance from London to the coast of France near Boulogne, Coastline of northern Scandinavia.
Photographs: American 155mm gun fires on German positions at Mignano; American soldiers temporarily reside in holes on Venafro Ridge; Equipment retreating Germans used to tear up railroad tracks; Allied troops clear the torn up tracks to use the road bed as a highway; An LST lands at Mono Island.

Back: Color map of northeast New Guinea/New Britain.

Note:

"Volume II No. 37"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 538110"
Back: "Model prepared in the R and A Branch. O.S.S."
Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 463.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : col. (b&w and blue) ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 37
Added Title: [Map of Papua New Guinea]
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60829193 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:2/37
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc942
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image