Newsmap. Monday, October 25, 1943 : week of October 14 to October 21, 215th week of the war, 97th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Italy, Schweinfurt, Southwest Pacific, Burma, North Pacific, U.S. subs.

Inset maps: Bridgeheads across the Dnepr River, [Pacific Ocean off coast of New Guinea], [Areas in Southern Europe providing targets for bomber forces], Operations begin in Burma.

Photographs: Nazis use Soviet equipment and men in battle for Italy, Soviet soldier and RAF officer, Lieut. Col. Chesley G. Peterson, Salt Lake City, Fuel pipe lines, Fifth Army engineers, In the Naga Hills of northern Burma.

Back: Photographic view of the world with the center at Berlin, Germany. Includes instructions for using a detachable scale that, when centered on Berlin, measures distances along any line running through Berlin.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: October 25, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 123
Past 30 days: 8
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Orientation Course

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

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 25, 1943
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
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North America
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Africa
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Europe
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Middle East
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Central Asia
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South Asia
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East & Southeast Asia
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Russia
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Italy
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Myanmar
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Germany - Bavaria - Unterfranken National District - Schweinfurt
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New Guinea Island
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Papua New Guinea - New Britain Island
From October 14, 1943 to October 21, 1943
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Italy, Schweinfurt, Southwest Pacific, Burma, North Pacific, U.S. subs.

Inset maps: Bridgeheads across the Dnepr River, [Pacific Ocean off coast of New Guinea], [Areas in Southern Europe providing targets for bomber forces], Operations begin in Burma.

Photographs: Nazis use Soviet equipment and men in battle for Italy, Soviet soldier and RAF officer, Lieut. Col. Chesley G. Peterson, Salt Lake City, Fuel pipe lines, Fifth Army engineers, In the Naga Hills of northern Burma.

Back: Photographic view of the world with the center at Berlin, Germany. Includes instructions for using a detachable scale that, when centered on Berlin, measures distances along any line running through Berlin.

Note:

"Volume II No. 27"

"Prepared from public sources of information."

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 538110"

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1374

Physical Description:

5 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 46 x 27 cm. or smaller, sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Burma | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Pacific Ocean
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 27
Added Title: Target Berlin
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 56088120 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/27
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc953
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image