Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Demobilization Program. Metadata

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  • Main Title Newsmap for the Armed Forces : Demobilization Program.
  • Series Title Newsmap ; v. 4, no. 23
  • Added Title Newsmap. Monday, 24 September, 1945 : week of 11 September to 18 September
  • Added Title Demobilization Program : A Summary of Official Announcements Made Through 2 September 1945
  • Added Title Shoulder Insignia of United States Army Combat Divisions


  • Distributor: [United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: Prepared and distributed by Army Information Branch, Army Service Forces, [New York].


  • Distributor: [United States.] Navy Dept. BuPers. Educational Services Section
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Navy distribution, Washington, D.C.


  • Name: [United States.] Army Service Forces. Army Information Branch.
    Place of Publication: [New York, N.Y.]


  • Creation: 1945-09-24
  • Digitized: 2006-04-30


  • English


  • Content Description: Front: Maps: Silhouette maps of Japan and Korea, U.S., and Germany and Austria help illustrate the distribution of men in the Army as of 1 July 1946. Back: Text and color illustrations show various shoulder insignia of United States Army combat divisions with a partial list of their combat locations (World War II).
  • Physical Description: 3 maps on 1 sheet : some col. ; sheet 90 x 120 cm. ; scales vary


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: War posters, American.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: United States -- Armed Forces -- Insignia -- Pictorial works.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: United States. Army -- Demobilization -- 1945 -- Posters.

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  • Place Name: United States
  • Start Date: 1945-09-11
  • End Date: 1945-09-23
  • Place Name: Germany
  • Place Name: Austria
  • Place Name: North Korea
  • Place Name: South Korea
  • Place Name: Japan


  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII
  • Name: World War Two Newsmaps
    Code: NMAP


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Poster


  • Image


  • OCLC: 60844606
  • Government Documents No.: W 109.207:4/23
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc853


  • Display Note: Front: "Volume IV No. 23F" "Prepared from public sources of information." "U.S. Government Printing Office - 654909" Listed in 1946 Monthly Catalog, p. 136. Back: "Volume IV No. 23B"
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K