Antique Military Maps and Views > World War II (5)
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Model # MIL004DS
The Far East - Maker: Milrose Publishing Co.
This World War II Lithograph with yellow land and blue water was published by the Milrose Publishing Company. It includes inset maps of The Indian Ocean, Pacific Ocean, and the Solomon Islands. This map measures approximately 38 x 50 and is in fair to poor antique condition with small tears at original creases, two large separations along fold in the upper left and bottom center (these can be archivally repaired), a few small repairable separations at fold intersections, soiling, notations in pencil and pen, and tack holes around edges. If you would like more detailed photographs of the map's condition, please contact us by email.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1943
1943Milrose Publishing Co.$125.00

Model # MIL001DS
Celebes, Netherlands Indies, Indonesia / WWII Newsmap - Maker: U.S. Government
This colorful WWII Newsmap was printed for the week of 23 August to 30 August, volume III, No. 20B. Prepared and distributed by the Army information Branch, Navy distribution by the Educational Service Section of the Navy Department. The Newsmap side includes Southern France looking North up the Rhone River Valley, an aerial view of one of the ports in Southern Italy just before the landing on Southern France, and reports on the War Fronts in North France, South France, Italy, the Pacific and Eastern Fronts. Reverse of paper is a large relief map of "Celebes" or Indonesia. This map is measures approximately 35 x 47 inches. It is permanently creased where it was originally folded, and is in otherwise Very good overall antique condition.
Price: $250.00 Date: 1944
1944U.S. Government$250.00

Model # MIL008DS
France Newsmap - Maker: U.S. Government
This World War II Newsmap of France is Vol. II, No. 41B. There is crayon over the original lithograph, stamped by the educational service officer. There is some transfer of the red color elsewhere on the map. There are some tack holes, creases, and the top corners are missing, but the map could be trimmed to the neatline. Overall fair to good antique condition, measuring approximately 23 x 18 inches.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1944
1944U.S. Government$75.00

Model # MIL009DS
EC-2 Liberty Boat Plans - Maker: U.S. Government
Showing Deck, Tweendeck, and Lowerhold. These boats were used to lend or lease; 2710 were made, the most of any design; 441 feet. Very good antique condition, plans measure approximately 18" x 36".
Price: $85.00 Date: 1944
1944U.S. Government$85.00

Model # MIL011DS
Channel Coast WWII Map - Maker: U.S. Government
This lithograph shows parts of England and France along the Channel. Reverse shows partial picture of a soldier and text, from a WWII newsmap in June of 1944.
Price: $125.00 Date: 1944
1944U.S. Government$125.00

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Antique Military Maps and Views > World War II (13)
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Model # MIL013
Invasion and Total War Victory Maps World War II ***SOLD*** - Maker: Ernest Dudley Chase
Printed color folding map of the world created to help people understand where things stood at the beginning of World War II, printed in 1942 and created by Ernest Dudley Chase. This two-sided folding map shows a variety of weapons and vehicles and explains that is it "A battle map to set the stage for 'total war' on land and sea...." The V's for victory are used decoratively throughout the border, which contains Morse code for the letter V ( ...-). On verso are smaller maps of Europe, Italy, and the English Channel. The border of the map of Europe shows military and navy insignia. In fair to good condition, very fragile with some minor paper loss at fold intersections, some paper separation at folds, some edge wear, a wrinkle on one side. Could be restored but at the sacrifice of the maps on one side. Priced as is. Approx. 15 x 35 inches
Price: Date: 1942
1942Ernest Dudley Chase

Model # ASI271
AAF Cloth Chart Pei-P'ing (Peking) China, Ryojun (Manchuria) on reverse ***SOLD*** - Maker: U.S. War Department
This "survival map" or "escape map" was compiled for the War and Navy Department during WWII. Such light weight silk maps were carried by military personnel with missions in enemy territory. The maps contained information crucial to facilitating escape to friendly territory. Winds and ocean currents are marked, as well as much information on settlements and terrain. This scarf is in very good antique condition, with some foxing, pressed folds. It measures approximately 24.5 x 24.5 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1943
1943U.S. War Department

Model # OTH186FS
America's Fishing Fleet and Men, WWII Poster *****SOLD***** - Maker: Koerner
OWI Poster No. 60., Rare, collectable, antique fish poster entitled America's Fishing Fleet and Men - We Need More, by Koerner, U.S. Government Printing Office, WWII propaganda graphic poster creating a patriotic connection to fishing, Very good overall antique condition, linen backed, approximately 28" x 20". *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1943
1943Koerner

Model # OTH187FS
Fish Is a Fighting Food, WWII Poster *****SOLD***** - Maker: Koerner
OWI Poster No. 61., Rare, collectable, antique fish poster entitled Fish Is a Fishing Food - We Need More, World War Two, by Koerner, U.S. Government Printing Office, WWII propaganda graphic poster creating a patriotic connection to fishing, Very good overall antique condition, linen backed, approximately 28" x 20". *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1943
1943Koerner

Model # EUR1589
AAF Cloth No. 8 Chart Lyon Torino, No. 7 Mediterranean France *****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. War Department
This "survival map" or "escape map" was compiled for the War and Navy Department during WWII. Such light weight silk maps were carried by military personnel with missions in enemy territory. The maps contained information crucial to facilitating escape to friendly territory. Winds and ocean currents are marked, as well as much information on settlements and terrain. This scarf is in very good antique condition, with some foxing, pressed folds. It measures approximately 24.5 x 24.5 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1944
1944U.S. War Department

Model # MIL002DS
Conquest and Liberation of France/ WWII Newsmap **SOLD** - Maker: U.S. Government
This is a Newsmap for the Armed Forces is from the 262nd week of the war, the 144th week of U.S. participation. It shows the conquest and liberation of France on one side in 5 maps: September 1939, May 1940, June 1940, June 1940, November 1942, and September 1944, and children on a roadside saluting soldiers in a tank. Reverse of paper includes 4 maps of: Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, and China with two photographs. Week of 6 September to 13 September. Volume III, No. 22B. This map measures approximately 35 x 47 inches, and is in good to very good antique condition.
Price: Date: 1944
1944U.S. Government

Model # MIL003DS
Munchen, Germany Road Map *****SOLD***** - Maker: The U.S. War Office
This map was published by the War Office in 1944, Geographical Sectorion, General Staff, No. 4478. It reads: For Use by War and Navy Department Only- Not for Sale or Distribution. It shows major land features, monuments, trunk roads, main roads, Reich highway numbers, the Autobahn, footpaths, roadhouses, and construction. This map is creased where it was originally folded, and has some minor soiling. Overall, it is in good antique condition. It measures approximately 34 x 26 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1944
1944The U.S. War Office

Model # MIL005DS
Southeast Asia **SOLD** - Maker: U.S. War Department
Newsmap Vol. II, No. 39B, prepared and distributed by Morale Services Division of the War Department, stamped by Educational Services Officer. There are creases where the map was originally folded and the left bottom corner is torn. Otherwise in good antique condition, measuring approximately 24 x 19 inches.
Price: Date: 1944
1944U.S. War Department

Model # MIL006DS
The European Fronts ***SOLD*** - Maker: U.S. War Department
This Lithograph shows the European fronts for the week ending 21 August, 1944. It shows Allied advances and German operations. It is listed as No. 3934 R and A, OSS. This map measures approximately 17 x 18 inches, and is in good antique condition with creases at the original folds, tack holes, and one marker update to map.
Price: Date: 1944
1944U.S. War Department

Model # MIL007DS
World War II Newsmap ***SOLD*** - Maker: U.S. Government
This overseas edition newsmap of 8 November to 15 November, No. Vol. III 31F, includes maps of Leyte, France, The Third Army Offensive, The Western Front, and Budapest. The Reverse of the paper has a writeup of Amphibian Armies, and includes three photographs and images of the insignia; shoulder and pocket patch. This map measures approximately 17.5 x 23 inches, and is in fair condition with small holes, tears, and creases where the map was originally folded. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1944
1944U.S. Government

Model # MIL012DS
The Pacific and Far East Newsmap WWII Map *****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Government
A current guide to the principal scenes of action in the southwest Pacific and Eastern Asiatic Theaters of Operation, showing the Philippine Islands, Caroline Islands, Marianas Islands, Marshall , Gilbert, Solomon Islands, New Guinae, China, and Thailand. On reverse there are maps of the Eastern and Western fronts, as well as the Pacific Ocean, and four photographs. March 30 to April 16, 1944. Vol. II, No. 51F. This newsmap is in fair to good antique condition, with light soling, scattered holes and tears at original folds. It measures approximately 35.5 x 46 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1944
1944U.S. Government

Model # MIL019
A Pictorial Map Victory in the Pacific *****SOLD***** - Maker: Ernest Dudley Chase
Antique uncolored map designed and published by Ernest Dudley Chase, copyright 1944. This graphic and detailed map shows from India to California and from Alaska to Australia. This map shows the locations of naval bases, islands owned by the British, the US, the Dutch, and Japan, as well as railroads, country boundaries, and more. An inset map shows the Philippines. Dudley Chase republished this map in conjunction with the Fairfield and Ellis Insurance Company with some changes and updates in 1945 after the war was over. This is the original 1944 version. Good to very good condition with toning in the right quarter of the map, minor edge wear, and some light stains throughout. Approx. 16 x 23 inches to the neatline. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1944
1944Ernest Dudley Chase

Model # MIL010DS
Knockout Blows Fall Newsmap *****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Government
This newsmap covers 7 August to 14 August 1945. V-E Day plus 15 weeks. Includes maps of China, Korea, and Japan. Vol. IV, No. 18F. Very good condition, approximately 17.5 x 23.5Reverse photos of dry docks of the Pacific. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1945
1945U.S. Government

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