Jeep Ford GPW 42178 Information Detail

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Jeep Ford GPW 42178

Military Jeep Model:

Ford GPW

Serial Number:

42178

Mil. Reg. (Hood) Number:

Frame Number:

Engine Number:

Body Number:

Body Type:

Unknown

Factory Mystery Code:

TRUCK 1/4 TON 4X4 ,FORD GPW 42178,DELIVERY 6 23 42

Gross Weight:

3125

Data Plate Origin:

Unknown

Data Plate Material:

Brass

Date of Delivery:

Tuesday June 23rd, 1942


Submitted By:

CARLO COLOMBARDO

Date of Acquisition:

Tuesday June 23rd, 1942

Location of Jeep:

TORINO, TORINO, Italy

Date Submitted:

Wednesday April 30th, 2003

Date Last Modified:

Wednesday April 30th, 2003

G503 Spotlight Blurb:

Notes/Comments:

THIS JEEP WAS TRANSFORMED IN POST WAR ITALY ,IN A RESCUE CRANE CAR SERVICE. THE ENGINE WAS CHANGED WITH A MB AND SOME IMPORTANT MODIFICATION WAS APPLYED. THE JEEP WAS STOPPED AND STORED IN A GARAGE DURING THE 1966 AND IN THE 2003 I BUJED IT FROM THE MECHANIC. NOTE :IT'SNT RESTORED ,THE ADRESS PAINT IN WHITE WITH THE PHONE NUMBER STILL EXIST AND IT IS IN FRONT OF MY PARENTS HOUSE . THE JEEP IS RUNNINK OK ,HAS THE COMBAT RIMS AND THE METAL FLAP.ALL INSTRUMENTS (WALTAM)AND SOME SPARE PARTS .PROBABLY THE JEEP 'LL REMAIN RED AND MODIFIED AS A PIECE OF POST WAR LIFE IN ITALY.

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