Newsmap. Monday, February 22, 1943 : week of February 12 to February 19, 180th week of the war, 62nd week of U.S. participation

Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, New Guinea, Solomons, China, Pacific and Far East, French fleet, North Africa. Large world map is keyed to text. Includes table: Great Circle Distances in Statute Miles. Inset maps show Tunisia and Russia. Includes 8 photographs.

Back: Poster provides recognition cues and front and profile drawings of Allied and Axis light tanks and self-propelled weapons. Includes range scale.

Creator(s): [United States.] Army Orientation Course
Location(s):
Creation Date: February 22, 1943
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
World War Two Collection
World War Two Newsmaps
Usage:
Total Uses: 144
Past 30 days: 5
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: February 22, 1943
  • Digitized: April 24, 2006
Coverage:
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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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New Guinea Island
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Solomon Islands
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China
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Japan
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France
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Tunisia
From February 12, 1943 to February 19, 1943
Description:

Front: Text describes action on various war fronts: Russia, New Guinea, Solomons, China, Pacific and Far East, French fleet, North Africa. Large world map is keyed to text. Includes table: Great Circle Distances in Statute Miles. Inset maps show Tunisia and Russia. Includes 8 photographs.

Back: Poster provides recognition cues and front and profile drawings of Allied and Axis light tanks and self-propelled weapons. Includes range scale.

Note:

"Volume 1, No. 44"
"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:

3 maps : col. and b&w ; on sheet 89 x 120 cm. ; scales vary ; Van der Grinten projection

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Keyword(s): U.S.S.R. | Soviet Union | North Africa | Pacific Ocean
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 1, no. 44
Added Title: Learn to Recognize these Vehicles : Light Tanks and Self-Propelled Weapons
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
World War Two Newsmaps
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 48120797 |
  • GOVNO: W 109.107:1/44
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc986
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image