Newsmap for the Armed Forces. 246th week of the war : 128th week of U.S. participation / prepared and distributed by Army Information Branch, Army Service Forces.

Creator:
United States. Army Information Branch
United States. Bureau of Naval Personnel. Educational Services Section
Published/Created:
New York, N.Y. :
Washington, D.C. :
Army Information Branch ;
Navy distribution by Education Services Section, BuPers, Navy Dept.,
[1944]
Physical Description:
4 maps on 1 sheet :
col. ;
sheet 90 x 120 cm.
Notes:
Maps on verso: New Guinea (continuation of map issued in Newsmap v. 2, no. 37); oblique view of New Guinea.
Maps: Central Italy showing current offensive areas and the battle line as of 11 May, 1944; Extent of Allied ground force operations.
Photographs: 20,000 ft. column of smoke rising from Ploesti, Romania; Supply column heads north through Castelforte, Italy; American soldier walks through piles of rubble in the aftermath of heavy shelling; Amphibious "ducks" outside Anzio, Iaden carry supplies for Fifth Army troops; Tanks emerge from the Assam Hills in northern India; Army nurse Lt. Jane Easton of Atlantic City, NJ and nurse Doru Chu of China tend to Corp. George Sammy of Gary, Ind. in China, Lt. La Retta Matthews of Lakeland, FL and Lt. Carolyn Taylor, Douglaston, L.I., N.Y. converse with a fabric shop owner in a Chinese city.
War fronts: Italy, Pacific, USSR, China, Southeast Asia, Western Europe.
Variant Titles:
246th week of the war
Newsmap ; v. 3, no. 6
Topics:
War posters, American
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Maps
World War, 1939-1945--Italy--Maps
World War, 1939-1945--New Guinea--Maps
Topics:
New Guinea--Maps
Language:
English
Scale:
Scales vary.
Coordinates:
a
Genre:
Maps
Format:
Map
Content Type:
Maps, Atlases & Globes
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
11hd 1944F
Folder:
BRBL_00010ZE
Orbis Record:
8422886
Orbis Barcode:
39002099552862
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
15238346
PID:
digcoll:4383280