World War II Military Situation Maps

Related Resources

The American Memory collections contain many references both to World War II in various formats, including photographs, prints, maps and oral histories. See the collections listed below for specific references.

America from the Great Depression to World War II: Photographs from the FSA and OWI, ca. 1935-1945

Freedom's Fortress: The Library of Congress, 1939-1953
Includes documents about the Library of Congress activities during World War II.

Words and Deeds in American History: Selected Documents Celebrating the Manuscript Division's First 100 Years
Four items are from the World War II era, including diary entries from Gen. George S. Patton.

After the Day of Infamy: "Man-on-the-Street" Interviews Following the Attack on Pearl Harbor

American Women: A Gateway to Library of Congress Resources for the Study of Women's History and Culture in the United States
Includes a number of posters, manuscripts and recorded sounds from the World War II era.

D-Day the 6th of June : Normandy 1944
This map shows World War II Normandy invasion groups along with text describing the landing at Omaha and Utah beaches.

Other Resources at the Library of Congress