Newsmap for the Armed Forces

Collection: Osher Map Library Collection

Name: Newsmap for the Armed Forces


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Dimensions: 89 x 120 cm

Historical Context: World War II map created by the Army Information Branch and published on August 20, 1945. The two atomic bombs ended the Pacific War and Japan officially surrendered on September 2, 1945 aboard the USS Missouri. This was considered officially V-J Day but it was on August 14, 1945 when the world learned of Japan's surrender.

OCLC: 11013660

Accession Number: OML-1945-155

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