Newsmap. Monday, July 26, 1943 : week of July 15 to July 22, 202nd week of the war, 84th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Sicily, Rome, Russia, New Guinea, Solomons, Paramushiru.

Maps: Rome, Sicily, North Pacific Ocean. Inset maps: Italy and surrounding islands, Paramushiru.

Photographs: Central railroad station and San Lorenzo yards in Rome; Escort Carrier B; Depth bomb bounces off side of submarine as another bomb drops into the water; Submarine sinks within 28 minutes; Junkers-52 Transport is reused as an office for an advanced U.S. Army Air Force Base.

Back: map of the Pacific and Far East.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: July 26, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 164
Past 30 days: 13
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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: July 26, 1943
  • Digitized: May 1, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Italy - Sicily Region
Place
Italy - Lazio Region - Roma Province - Rome
Place
East & Southeast Asia
From July 15, 1943 to July 22, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Sicily, Rome, Russia, New Guinea, Solomons, Paramushiru.

Maps: Rome, Sicily, North Pacific Ocean. Inset maps: Italy and surrounding islands, Paramushiru.

Photographs: Central railroad station and San Lorenzo yards in Rome; Escort Carrier B; Depth bomb bounces off side of submarine as another bomb drops into the water; Submarine sinks within 28 minutes; Junkers-52 Transport is reused as an office for an advanced U.S. Army Air Force Base.

Back: map of the Pacific and Far East.

Note:

"Volume II No. 14"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 538110"
Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 1051.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): North Pacific Ocean
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 2, no. 14
Added Title: The Pacific and Far East : A current guide to the principal scenes of action in the Southwest Pacific and Eastern Asiatic Theatres of Operation
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60843389 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:2/14
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc967
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image