Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Troop deployment

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Front: Chart of U.S. troop deployment is keyed to world maps. 3 maps include Asiatic-Pacific, European, American areas of deployment. Back: V-E, V-J, VD : there is an enemy still to be defeated. Text warns of venereal diseases.

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3 maps : col. ; on sheet, 90 x 120 cm.; scales not given

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[United States.] Army Information Branch December 24, 1945.

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  • Main Title: Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Troop deployment
  • Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 36
  • Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 24 December, 1945 : week of 11 December to 18 December
  • Added Title: V-E, V-J, VD : there is an enemy still to be defeated!

Description

Front:
Chart of U.S. troop deployment is keyed to world maps.
3 maps include Asiatic-Pacific, European, American areas of deployment.

Back:
V-E, V-J, VD : there is an enemy still to be defeated.
Text warns of venereal diseases.

Physical Description

3 maps : col. ; on sheet, 90 x 120 cm.; scales not given

Notes

"Volume IV No. 36F"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 136

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World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

World War Two Newsmaps

The Newsmaps were published by the U.S. War Department during World War II. They usually feature maps displaying the theaters of conflict, and often include narrative descriptions of war-related events. Some feature photographic essays or poster-like designs on themes such as enemy insignias, demobilization, and farm loans.

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Creation Date

  • December 24, 1945

Start & End Dates

  • December 11, 1945 - December 18, 1945

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Oct. 19, 2006, 10:50 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 8, 2010, 2:59 p.m.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch. Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Troop deployment, poster, December 24, 1945; [New York, N.Y.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc839/: accessed August 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.