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1941 Photo of Landing Jeep off Barge Test **SOLD**

• CATEGORIES: Bantam-FordGP-WillysMA-EarlyJPs, Features, Old Images

UPDATE: **SOLD** Was on eBay.

I can’t tell for sure, but that might be a Ford GP. The hood doesn’t look very tall to me. The date makes it probable.

“This is an original press photo. New River, N.C. — Jeep splashes shoreward from a marine landing barge during maneuvers of the Marines Amphibious Force. Sturdy little car tows a light field piece.Photo measures 8.75 x 7.25inches. Photo is dated 11-25-1941.”

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One comment on “1941 Photo of Landing Jeep off Barge Test **SOLD**

  1. DESI ARNAZ

    ah , these ww2 jeeps weren’t waterproof like the later militarys — 6 volts , not shielded , no snorkel — can you say stalled on the beach — HYDRO-LOCK ??

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