Newsmap. Monday, March 22, 1943 : week of March 12 to March 19, 184th week of the war, 66th week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Tunisia, Aleutians, New Guinea, Solomons, Pacific and Far East, Burma-China, Russia.

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

Inset maps show northern Tunisia, and along the Russian front.

Includes photographs: Pulling together for victory [Chinese laborers flatten a runway with a heavy roller]; Sgt. Robert Wilson of Wichita, Kansas rides a wheelbarrow taxicab; Yanks in the Far East care for Burmese orphans; Amphibian jeeps; Wet feet are no worry [jungle fighting in New Guinea]; Allied troops wade from stream to shore [New Guinea]; American gun crew lowers their sights to fire into the jungle in New Guinea.

Back: Military Courtesy. Color illustrations of Army and Navy uniforms and insignia of the United States, U.S.S.R., France, Poland, China and the British Empire. Accompanying text describes how to address each rank.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: March 22, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 239
Past 30 days: 2
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: March 22, 1943
  • Digitized: April 25, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
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Russia
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France
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Poland
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China
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England
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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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Tunisia
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
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New Guinea Island
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Solomon Islands
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Myanmar
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China
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Russia
From March 12, 1943 to March 19, 1943
Description:

Front:
Text describes action on various war fronts: Tunisia, Aleutians, New Guinea, Solomons, Pacific and Far East, Burma-China, Russia.

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

Inset maps show northern Tunisia, and along the Russian front.

Includes photographs: Pulling together for victory [Chinese laborers flatten a runway with a heavy roller]; Sgt. Robert Wilson of Wichita, Kansas rides a wheelbarrow taxicab; Yanks in the Far East care for Burmese orphans; Amphibian jeeps; Wet feet are no worry [jungle fighting in New Guinea]; Allied troops wade from stream to shore [New Guinea]; American gun crew lowers their sights to fire into the jungle in New Guinea.

Back: Military Courtesy. Color illustrations of Army and Navy uniforms and insignia of the United States, U.S.S.R., France, Poland, China and the British Empire. Accompanying text describes how to address each rank.

Note:

"Volume 1, No. 48"
"For The Armed Forces"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office: 1943 - 469049"
Listed in 1943 Montly Calatog, p. 523.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Burma
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 48
Added Title: Military Courtesy
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 47890660 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/48
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc982
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image