Newsmap. Monday, March 1, 1943 : week of February 19 to February 26, 181st week of the war, 63rd week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: North Africa, Russia, Burma-China, New Guinea, Solomons, Aleutians, Sinkings (sea losses). Large world map is keyed to text. Includes table: Great Circle Distances in Statute Miles. Inset map shows Tunisia. Includes photos: Nazi Panzers in Bizerte, Air base at Dakar, Hold on Kharkov, Hunting enemy submarines.

Back: Poster provides recognition cues and front and profile drawings of Allied and Axis heavy, medium, and light armored cars. Includes range scale.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: March 1, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 205
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
[United States.] Army Orientation Course

preparer and distributor ; Army Orientation Course, Special Service Division, SOS, War Department, Rm. 2E580 Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D. C.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 1, 1943
  • Digitized: April 25, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
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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Russia
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Myanmar
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China
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New Guinea Island
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Solomon Islands
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United States - Alaska - Aleutians West National Division - Aleutian Islands Island Group
Place
Algeria
From February 19, 1943 to February 26, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: North Africa, Russia, Burma-China, New Guinea, Solomons, Aleutians, Sinkings (sea losses). Large world map is keyed to text. Includes table: Great Circle Distances in Statute Miles. Inset map shows Tunisia. Includes photos: Nazi Panzers in Bizerte, Air base at Dakar, Hold on Kharkov, Hunting enemy submarines.

Back: Poster provides recognition cues and front and profile drawings of Allied and Axis heavy, medium, and light armored cars. Includes range scale.

Note:

"Volume 1, No. 45"
"For the Armed Forces"
"Prepared from public sources of information"
"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - 469049"
Listed in 1943 Monthly Catalog, p. 386.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Burma | North Africa | U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 45
Added Title: Learn to Recognize These Vehicles : Heavy, Medium and Light Armored Cars
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48030702 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/45
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc985
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image