Newsmap. Monday, August 2, 1943 : week of July 22 to July 29, 203rd week of the war, 85th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Italy, Sicily, Crete, Russia, air offensive, Southwest Pacific, Wake, Kiska.

Map of shuttle bombing runs between England and Tunisia. Inset maps: Four stages of Sicilian campaign, Russian campaign.

Inset photos: Sicily, a pictorial record of the invasion.

Back: Illustrations provide recognition cues for tanks. Includes list of reference and practice sources.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 2, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
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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: August 2, 1943
  • Digitized: April 27, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Italy - Sicily Region
Place
Russia
Place
Europe
From July 22, 1943 to July 29, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Italy, Sicily, Crete, Russia, air offensive, Southwest Pacific, Wake, Kiska.

Map of shuttle bombing runs between England and Tunisia. Inset maps: Four stages of Sicilian campaign, Russian campaign.

Inset photos: Sicily, a pictorial record of the invasion.

Back: Illustrations provide recognition cues for tanks. Includes list of reference and practice sources.

Note:

"Volume II No. 15"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 538110"
Back: "Prepared from public sources of information"
Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1051.

Physical Description:

6 maps : col. : sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scale varies

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Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 15
Added Title: Sicily : A Pictorial Record of the Invasion
Added Title: Failure to recognize destroyed our own tank . . . and also cost us a vehicle and crew!
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48016934 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/15
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc966
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image