Maps June 6, 1944
About this Item
- HQ Twelfth Army Group situation map : [Battle of the Bulge--France, Belgium, Netherlands, and Germany]
- Contributor Names
- Allied Forces. Army Group, 12th. Engineer Section.
- United States. Army. Army Group, 1st. Headquarters.
- Created / Published
- [England?] : Twelfth Army Group, [1944-1945]
- Subject Headings
- - Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-1945--Maps
- - World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Western Front--Maps
- - World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Germany--Maps
- - Europe
- - Germany
- - Each quadrangle sheet shows the position of the 12th Army Group and adjacent Allied Forces and of the German units for each day from D-Day (6 June 1944) thru 26 July 1945.
- - Date of situation printed on each sheet, e.g.: Situation 2400 hrs. 6 June 1944 HQ. FUSAG -- Situation 1200 hrs. 2 January 1945 Twelfth Army Group -- Situation as of 261200 July 1945.
- - Later sheets cover Germany only.
- - Relief shown by spot heights.
- - Common title does not appear on all sheets.
- - Base-map titles differ: 12 AG outline maps 1:500,000 -- 12th Army Group outline maps 1:1,000,000 -- 12th Army Group outline map 1:1,400,000. Some sheets have no base-map title.
- - Troop-position information overprinted on base maps at scales of 1:400,000, 1:500,000, 1:1,000,000, 1:1,400,000, and 1:1,500,000.
- - Map projections differ: Projection-Europe (air) conical orthomorphic -- Albers conical equal-area projection.
- - Former security classification: Secret (officially declassified 18 June 1979).
- - Each sheet accompanied by a declassified "G-3 Report" giving detailed information on troop positions for the period 3 Mar. 1944-26 July 1945. Various pagings ; 33 x 21 cm.
- - Surplus map stock overprinted "Void" on verso of some sheets.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- 412 maps : col. ; 52 x 54 cm. or smaller.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- G5701.S7 svar .A4
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- online text
- LCCN Permalink
- Library of Congress Online Catalog
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
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Chicago citation style:
Allied Forces. Army Group, 12Th. Engineer Section, and 1St. Headquarters United States Army. Army Group. [HQ Twelfth Army Group situation map: Battle of the Bulge--France, Belgium, Netherlands, and Germany]. [England?: Twelfth Army Group, to 1945, 1944] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001628569/. (Accessed December 03, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Allied Forces. Army Group, 1. E. S. & United States Army. Army Group, 1. H. (1944) [HQ Twelfth Army Group situation map: Battle of the Bulge--France, Belgium, Netherlands, and Germany]. [England?: Twelfth Army Group, to 1945] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2001628569/.
MLA citation style:
Allied Forces. Army Group, 12Th. Engineer Section, and 1St. Headquarters United States Army. Army Group. [HQ Twelfth Army Group situation map: Battle of the Bulge--France, Belgium, Netherlands, and Germany]. [England?: Twelfth Army Group, to 1945, 1944] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2001628569/>.