Newsmap. Monday, October 18, 1943 : week of October 7 to October 14, 214th week of the war, 96th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Central Italy, Italy, Azores, Air offensive, Norway, Southwest Pacific, Wake.

Large world map shows United Nations, Axis and Axis occupied areas, countries with Axis relations broken, and neutral countries. Includes inset maps: Eastern Europe, Roads to Rome, the globe, Scene of combined operations in the southwest Pacific.

Photographs: Burma bombing campaign, Modern road to Rome, Wake Island, Tailgunner Sergt. Harris Goldberg of Brookline, Mass.

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

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: October 18, 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, 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: October 18, 1943
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Australia/Oceania
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East & Southeast Asia
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Central Asia
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South Asia
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Russia
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Italy
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Portugal - Azores Autonomous Region
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Norway
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Solomon Islands
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United States - Wake Islands Possession
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Africa
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Central America and Caribbean
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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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Italy - Lazio Region - Roma Province - Rome
From October 7, 1943 to October 14, 1943
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Central Italy, Italy, Azores, Air offensive, Norway, Southwest Pacific, Wake.

Large world map shows United Nations, Axis and Axis occupied areas, countries with Axis relations broken, and neutral countries. Includes inset maps: Eastern Europe, Roads to Rome, the globe, Scene of combined operations in the southwest Pacific.

Photographs: Burma bombing campaign, Modern road to Rome, Wake Island, Tailgunner Sergt. Harris Goldberg of Brookline, Mass.

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

Note:

"Volume II No. 26"

"Prepared from public sources of information."

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

Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1374

Physical Description:

4 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 32 x 59 cm. or smaller, sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary.

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Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 26
Added Title: Target Tokyo
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 56088047 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/26
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc954
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image