Newsmap. Monday, May 10, 1943 : week of April 30 to May 7, 191st week of the war, 73rd week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Tunisia, Command, Russia, Southwest Pacific, China, Air offensive.

Special illustrated section describes clearing mine fields in Tunisia.

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: Tunisia.

Photographs: Planes wait to be ferried by barge to land; Convoy of Allied ships steam toward an Arctic port; Army trucks yield to aircraft along a road in Tunisia.

Back: Text entitled "You may be eligible for the Army Specialized Training Program" describes the minimum requirements for the Army training program.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: May 10, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 216
Past 30 days: 3
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Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Orientation Course

Prepared and distributed by Army Orientation Course, Special Service Division, Army Service Forces, War Dept., 2E580 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D.C.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 10, 1943
  • Digitized: April 26, 2006
Coverage:
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Tunisia
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Africa
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Antarctica
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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
From April 30, 1943 to May 7, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Tunisia, Command, Russia, Southwest Pacific, China, Air offensive.

Special illustrated section describes clearing mine fields in Tunisia.

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: Tunisia.

Photographs: Planes wait to be ferried by barge to land; Convoy of Allied ships steam toward an Arctic port; Army trucks yield to aircraft along a road in Tunisia.

Back: Text entitled "You may be eligible for the Army Specialized Training Program" describes the minimum requirements for the Army training program.

Note:

"Volume 2 No. 3"

"Prepared from public sources of information."

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

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 919.

Physical Description:

2 maps on 1 sheet : col. (b&w and brown) ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Van der Grinten projection.

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Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 3
Added Title: You May Be Eligible for the Army Specialized Training Program
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60885362 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/3
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc950
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image