Newsmap. Monday, April 12, 1943 : week of April 2 to April 9, 187th week of the war, 69th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Solomons, New Guinea, Aleutians, Bolivia, Tunisia, Air offensive.

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

Inset maps show Sicily and Tunis.

Includes photographs: Malaria control, Super block-buster [8,000 lb. aerial bomb], Change of ownership [captured Mercedes Benz troop-carrier], Bren-gun carriers support British Grenadiers in Kasserine Pass, Italian troops in the African war zone.

Back:
The Marine Corps. A unified fighting force. Graphic image shows helmeted Marine soldiers with rifles attacking a tropical island with ships and transport boats in background, as well as various photos of parachutes, bombardments, etc.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: April 12, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 141
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 1
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 12, 1943
  • Digitized: April 25, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
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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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Russia
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Solomon Islands
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New Guinea Island
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
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Bolivia
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Tunisia
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England
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Italy
From April 2, 1943 to April 9, 1943
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, Solomons, New Guinea, Aleutians, Bolivia, Tunisia, Air offensive.

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

Inset maps show Sicily and Tunis.

Includes photographs: Malaria control, Super block-buster [8,000 lb. aerial bomb], Change of ownership [captured Mercedes Benz troop-carrier], Bren-gun carriers support British Grenadiers in Kasserine Pass, Italian troops in the African war zone.

Back:
The Marine Corps. A unified fighting force. Graphic image shows helmeted Marine soldiers with rifles attacking a tropical island with ships and transport boats in background, as well as various photos of parachutes, bombardments, etc.

Note:

"Volume 1, No. 51."
"For The Armed Forces"
"U.S. Government Printing Office: 1943 - 469049"
Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 664.

Physical Description:

3 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; sheet, 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Van der Grinten projection.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 51
Added Title: The Marine Corps
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 60929310 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/51
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc978
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image