Newsmap. Monday, August 23, 1943 : week of August 12 to August 19, 206th week of the war, 88th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text desribes action on various war fronts: Air offensive, Sicily, Russia, New Guinea, New Georgia, Borneo, Kuril Is., Pacific.

Maps show military activities throughout Europe and the Solomon Islands during the week.

Includes photographs: the raid on oil refineries in the Ploesti area of Rumania; Looking Southeast from Salamaua.

Back:
China's army is a seasoned military team. Illustration of Chinese soldiers with text describing historical and cultural points. English - Chinese translation of common phrases used by soldiers.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 23, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 270
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 1
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 23, 1943
  • Digitized: April 27, 2006
Coverage:
Place
China
Place
Japan
Place
United States
Place
England
Place
Middle East
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Italy - Sicily Region
Place
Russia
Place
New Guinea Island
Place
Solomon Islands - Western Province - New Georgia Group Island Group - New Georgia Island
Place
Russia - Rossiya Republic - Sakhalinskaya Oblast - Kuril'skiye Ostrova Island Group
Place
Romania - Prahova County - Ploiești
Place
Solomon Islands
Place
New Guinea Island
Place
Europe
From August 12, 1943 to August 19, 1943
Description:

Front:
Text desribes action on various war fronts: Air offensive, Sicily, Russia, New Guinea, New Georgia, Borneo, Kuril Is., Pacific.

Maps show military activities throughout Europe and the Solomon Islands during the week.

Includes photographs: the raid on oil refineries in the Ploesti area of Rumania; Looking Southeast from Salamaua.

Back:
China's army is a seasoned military team. Illustration of Chinese soldiers with text describing historical and cultural points. English - Chinese translation of common phrases used by soldiers.

Note:

"Volume II No. 18"
"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 orange) ; on sheet 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Borneo Island
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 18
Added Title: China's Army is a Seasoned Military Team
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 47890591 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/18
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc963
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image