Newsmap. Monday, April 19, 1943 : week of April 9 to April 16, 188th week of the war, 70th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Tunisia -- Southwest Pacific -- Russia -- Mediterranean.

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

Inset maps show Allied drive in Tunisia -- Japanese controlled areas throughout the Southwest Pacific.

Includes photographs: Helping Rommel's run [puppy stationed atop a Vickers machine gun] -- So he can fight (Staff Sergt. Hollers clerks at the San Angelo AAF Bombardier School in Texas) -- Blimp training.

Back:
Tunisia, map with inset showing location of Tunisia in the Mediterranean area.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: April 19, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 139
Past 30 days: 12
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Distributor):
[United States.] Army Orientation Course

Special Service Division, Army Service Forces

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 19, 1943
  • Digitized: July 21, 2006
Coverage:
Place
Tunisia
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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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Solomon Islands
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Russia
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Italy
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England
From April 9, 1943 to April 16, 1943
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Tunisia -- Southwest Pacific -- Russia -- Mediterranean.

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

Inset maps show Allied drive in Tunisia -- Japanese controlled areas throughout the Southwest Pacific.

Includes photographs: Helping Rommel's run [puppy stationed atop a Vickers machine gun] -- So he can fight (Staff Sergt. Hollers clerks at the San Angelo AAF Bombardier School in Texas) -- Blimp training.

Back:
Tunisia, map with inset showing location of Tunisia in the Mediterranean area.

Note:

Southern Methodist University's Central University Libraries graciously loaned their copy of this Newsmap for digital imaging.
"Volume 1, No. 52"
"For The Armed Forces"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 469049"
Listed in the 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 918.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Southwest Pacific | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | Mediterranean
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 52
Added Title: Tunisia
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/52
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc977
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image