Newsmap. Monday, August 30, 1943 : week of August 19 to August 26, 207th week of the war, 89th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Italy, Russia, Kiska, Berlin, Conference, Burma, China, New Guinea, New Georgia.

Maps show Russian front -- Southern Italy.

Includes photographs: Kiska, Sicily.

Back:
Weapons of the German Infantry Division. 17 weapons are identified and described, including the size, maximum range, and number found in various German Army units. Each weapon is keyed by number to a battle illustration.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 30, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 206
Past 30 days: 8
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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 Department, 2E580 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D.C.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 30, 1943
  • Digitized: April 27, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Germany
Place
Italy
Place
Russia
Place
United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group - Rat Islands Island Group - Kiska Island
Place
Germany - Berlin - Berlin
Place
Canada - Québec Province
Place
Myanmar
Place
China
Place
New Guinea Island
Place
Solomon Islands - Western Province - New Georgia Group Island Group - New Georgia Island
Place
Japan
From August 19, 1943 to August 26, 1943
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Italy, Russia, Kiska, Berlin, Conference, Burma, China, New Guinea, New Georgia.

Maps show Russian front -- Southern Italy.

Includes photographs: Kiska, Sicily.

Back:
Weapons of the German Infantry Division. 17 weapons are identified and described, including the size, maximum range, and number found in various German Army units. Each weapon is keyed by number to a battle illustration.

Note:

"Volume II No. 19"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 538110"
Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1145

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Burma | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 19
Added Title: Weapons of the German Infantry Division
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 61751863 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/19
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc962
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image