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Army issue survival map of Europe
62 37 11 front
62 37 11 back
62.37.11 detail
Description United States Army issue survival map is printed in color on both sides of unidentified lightweight cloth fabric, comprising sheets "C" and "D" of an incomplete series. The scale is 1:1,000,000. "Sheet C" includes "HOLLAND / BELGIUM (EXCEPT WEST COAST) / FRANCE (NORTH EAST) / GERMANY (WEST CENTRAL)." "Sheet D" includes "FRANCE (SOUTH EAST) / GERMANY (SOUTH WEST) / SWITZERLAND (EXCEPT SOUTH EAST)" and an inset enlargement [1:250,000] of "BELGIUM & GERMANY / NEW FRONTIER". Both size include legends. The small-scale maps are colored to indicate height of topography relative to sea level, and the inset map has 50-meter contour lines for the same purpose. The map is stamped "M.G.CLUNE-A-407779" twice. Used by 5th Grade Technician Myrtle "Peg" Clune of the Women's Army Corps, 8th and 9th Air Forces. Clune is from South Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 28.5 inch width Approximate measurement due to strong creases and folds.
27.5 inch length Approximate measurement due to strong creases and folds.
Nomenclature Map
Creation Issued by: United States Army, Women's Army Corps
Subjects Owned/used by: Clune, Myrtle G. "Peg"
Used in World War II
Used in South Saint Paul, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Issued by United States
World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Female
Military. 1939-1945 (World War II). Equipment & Supplies
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1943 - Not later than 1945

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 62.37.11