May 1932

Marine Corps Map of Nicaragua

Volume 17, Issue 1

The new Marine Corps Map of Nicaragua which has been compiled in the Division of Operations and Training at Headquarters of the Marine Corps in Washington, is now being printed by the Reproduction Department of the Marine Corps Schools, Quanlico, Va.

The finished map is composed of 24 sheets, each with an over-all dimension of 34 inches by 26 inches and covering the representation of about 3,600 square miles of territory. The map is drawn on a Mercator projection to a scale of 1 : 150,000, or opproximately 2.4 miles to the inch.

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