Newsmap. Monday, December 20, 1943 : week of December 9 to December 16, 223rd week of the war, 105th week of U.S. participation

Description:

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

Inset maps: Southeast Europe, Central China battle area.

Photographs: U.S. Army engineers replace a bridge in Italy, Antiaircraft fire from a U.S. carrier, Brazilian ground and air troops, Turkish officials, "Rome or Death."

Back: Text and photographs illustrate the battle for the Gilbert Islands.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: December 20, 1943
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: December 20, 1943
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Europe
Place
China
Place
Kiribati - Gilbert Group Island Group - Tarawa Atoll
Place
Russia
Place
Italy
From December 9, 1943 to December 16, 1943
Description:

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

Inset maps: Southeast Europe, Central China battle area.

Photographs: U.S. Army engineers replace a bridge in Italy, Antiaircraft fire from a U.S. carrier, Brazilian ground and air troops, Turkish officials, "Rome or Death."

Back: Text and photographs illustrate the battle for the Gilbert Islands.

Note:

"Volume II No. 35"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 538110"
Listed in 1944 Monthly Catalog, p. 463"

Physical Description:

2 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 45 x 57 or smaller, sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Tarawa | China | Europe | Gilbert Islands | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 35
Added Title: Tarawa : the Battle for the Gilberts
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 56088099 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.207:2/35
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc944
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image