Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Army Plan for Unifying Armed Forces

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Front: Text and chart show chain of command and organizational structure in the proposed unified armed forces. The plan was presented to the Senate Military Affairs Committee on 30 October 1945. Back: Illustration of a young woman with crossed fingers has caption emphasizing the need to save some of that hard-earned money.

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1 sheet ([2] p.) : ill. ; 90 x 120 cm.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch November 12, 1945.

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  • Main Title: Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Army Plan for Unifying Armed Forces
  • Series Title: Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 30
  • Added Title: Newsmap. Monday, 12 November, 1945 : week of 30 October to 6 November
  • Added Title: Army Plan for Unifying Armed Forces
  • Added Title: Please don't double cross yourself--save some of that hard-earned money

Description

Front: Text and chart show chain of command and
organizational structure in the proposed unified armed forces. The
plan was presented to the Senate Military Affairs Committee on 30
October 1945.

Back: Illustration of a young woman with crossed fingers has caption emphasizing the need to save some of that hard-earned money.

Physical Description

1 sheet ([2] p.) : ill. ; 90 x 120 cm.

Notes

Front: "Volume IV No. 30F"
"Prepared from public sources of information."
"U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909"
Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 136.

Back: "Volume IV"

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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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  • November 12, 1945

Start & End Dates

  • October 30, 1945 - November 6, 1945

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Oct. 19, 2006, 10:34 p.m.

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  • Jan. 13, 2010, 12:54 p.m.

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[United States.] Army Information Branch. Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Army Plan for Unifying Armed Forces, poster, November 12, 1945; [New York, N.Y.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc845/: accessed July 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.