Newsmap. Monday, June 15, 1942 : week of June 5 to June 12

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Midway, China, India, Libya, RAF, Australia, Madagascar, East Indies, Russia; The second front: Allies, production.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show Russian Front; Midway Islands; Battle of Libya.

Includes 15 photographs.

Back:
Color illustration of a German Gruppe. Text and drawings detailing the organization, uniforms, insignia and weapons of the basic German army unit.

Creator(s): [United States]. Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: June 15, 1942
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 391
Past 30 days: 11
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Distributor):
[United States]. Army Orientation Course

preparer and distributor

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: June 15, 1942
  • Digitized: July 20, 2006
Coverage:
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Germany
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Africa
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Australia/Oceania
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Central America and Caribbean
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Central Asia
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East & Southeast Asia
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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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South Asia
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China
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India
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Libya
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England
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Australia
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Madagascar
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Indonesia
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Russia
From June 5, 1942 to June 12, 1942
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Midway, China, India, Libya, RAF, Australia, Madagascar, East Indies, Russia; The second front: Allies, production.

Large world map is keyed to text and illustrates time zones around the world.

Inset maps show Russian Front; Midway Islands; Battle of Libya.

Includes 15 photographs.

Back:
Color illustration of a German Gruppe. Text and drawings detailing the organization, uniforms, insignia and weapons of the basic German army unit.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 8"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1942 - 451482"
Listed in 1942 Monthly Catalog, p. 867.

Physical Description:

4 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Means modified Van der Grinten projection.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Midway Island | East Indies | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 8
Added Title: A Gruppe is the Basic Unit of German Infantry
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48120779 |
  • GOVNO: W 107.7:1/8
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc974
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image