Newsmap. Monday, December 27, 1943 : week of December 16 to December 22, 224th week of the war, 106th week of U.S. participation

Description:

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

Maps: Eastern front; Netherlands Indies; Southwest New Britain.

Photographs: French troops of 2nd Moroccan Division fight in Italy; Half-track loaded with Frenchmen crosses the Volturno; French First Armored Division during maneuvers; B-25 Mitchell bomber; 75mm shell for the cannon on the Mitchell bomber; Japanese destroyer after being hit by shells from the Mitchell bomber; Gen. Bernard Montgomery commander of the British Eighth Army explains battle strategy to Soviet generals: Maj. Gen. Vasiliev and Maj. Gen. Solodvnik.

Back: Map showing Japanese controlled areas. Inset maps illustrate Japanese territorial acquisitions over time. Includes "Text of the general statement issued after the Cairo conference attended by President Roosevelt, Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek and Prime Minister Churchill, together with their respective military and diplomatic advisers."

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: December 27, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 146
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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: December 27, 1943
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
Place
East & Southeast Asia
Place
Japan
Place
Indonesia
Place
Russia
Place
Australia/Oceania
From December 16, 1943 to December 22, 1943
Description:

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

Maps: Eastern front; Netherlands Indies; Southwest New Britain.

Photographs: French troops of 2nd Moroccan Division fight in Italy; Half-track loaded with Frenchmen crosses the Volturno; French First Armored Division during maneuvers; B-25 Mitchell bomber; 75mm shell for the cannon on the Mitchell bomber; Japanese destroyer after being hit by shells from the Mitchell bomber; Gen. Bernard Montgomery commander of the British Eighth Army explains battle strategy to Soviet generals: Maj. Gen. Vasiliev and Maj. Gen. Solodvnik.

Back: Map showing Japanese controlled areas. Inset maps illustrate Japanese territorial acquisitions over time. Includes "Text of the general statement issued after the Cairo conference attended by President Roosevelt, Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek and Prime Minister Churchill, together with their respective military and diplomatic advisers."

Note:

"Volume II No. 36"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 538110"
Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 463

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Soviet Union | Pacific Ocean
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 36
Added Title: Land of the setting sun
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60829153 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:2/36
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc943
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image