1971 US Marine Corps Gama Goat M-561 M-792 6×6 Truck

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The Gama Goat was a six-wheel-drive semi-amphibious off-road vehicle originally developed for use by the US military in the Vietnam War. The ‘Goat used an articulated chassis so that from distance it appears to be a four-wheel drive vehicle pulling a two-wheel trailer, but it is a single six-wheel vehicle with a four-wheel steering arrangement with the front and rear wheels turning in opposite directions. It was famous for its ability to travel over exceptionally rough and muddy terrain.

The vehicle’s nickname came from two sources; “Gama” from the name of the inventor of its powered articulated joint, Roger Gamaunt, and “Goat” for its mountain goat-like off-road ability. Its military designation was M561, 6×6 tactical 1¼-ton truck. There was also an ambulance version known as the M792. The ‘Goat’ is prized among military vehicle collectors because it is so unusual and in short supply. The vehicle was replaced by a variety of Commercial Utility Cargo Vehicles (CUCV) and ‘Humvees‘ (HMMWV)

This gamma goat is the ambulance model m792 not the standard model m561 and also the USMC model of which only 1758 were built

For more information contact: John 
john@vintagemilitaryvehicles.com

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WW II US Army Signal Corps K-38 Trailer

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WW II US Army Signal Corps K-38 Trailer with equipment.

From the Texas desert.
Contact John for more details.
john@vintagemilitaryvehicles.com

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Dodge WC-51 Weapons Carrier from the Los Alamos

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Dodge WC-51

Dodge WC-51

Dodge WC-51 Weapons Carrier from the Los Alamos Atomic Bomb Site~!

From the desert of New Mexico with no significant rust or damage.

Contact John P. Smith at 303/763-7309 or padtrick@hotmail.com

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Restored M-29C Weasel with good track.

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This is a nice M-29C weasel with good track and a solid Texas body.

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For Sale by Owner ~Italian FIAT SPA 37TL~

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FIAT SPA 37 TL

FIAT SPA 37 TL

It’s an authentic Italian vehicle used during WWII by Italian army and German troops

Totally restored and operational, it drives and runs very well.

Contact Daniel for more information and pricing: oldtruckfromeurope@gmail.com

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1942 Dodge WC-53 Carryall Project

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1942 Dodge WC-53 Carryall Project

1942 Dodge WC-53 Carryall Project

The Dodge WC series was a range of light military trucks produced by Dodge during World War II. The series included weapon carriers, telephone installation trucks, ambulances, reconnaissance vehicles, mobile workshops and command cars.
A carryall, mechanically it was virtually identical to the WC54 but was fitted with a body which was the 1939 civilian carryall modified to military specifications. All four rear side windows were opening wind-up and the seating consisted of a front folding passenger seat to allow rear access, two-person second-row seat leaving space to access to the rear full width three person seat. WC53 were also fitted as radio trucks with a bench on the left side with the operator seated sideways. 8,400 WC53 Truck, 3/4 ton, 4×4 Dodge Carryall (G502) built. No carryalls came from the factory with a winch though there was a field modification available.[7]

  • Length: 15 ft 6 in / 4,73 m
  • Height: 6 ft 9 in / 2,06 m
  • Weight: 5,700 lb / 2 590 kg
  • Width: 6 ft 7 in / 2,00 m
  • Payload: 1,750 lb / 800 kg

I just bought this nice WC-53 Carryall and I hope to get it to my shop and check it out better.  Stay tuned for more photos and details.

 

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1957 Russian GAZ 46 MAW Amphibious Jeep – For Sale by Owner

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I have for sale russian amphibian GAZ 46 MAW 1957 in great condition,
no rust, runs and swims perfectly

If you are interested please contact:gaz46maw@vp.pl
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Early 1941 MB Willys “SLAT GRILL” Jeep

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This is an early 1941 Slat Grill jeep, from an estate,  that could use a light restoration to make it look good.

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1942 Ford GPW “SCRIPT” Jeep ~SOLD~

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This is an early Ford Script jeep that runs and drives. Very original and complete, but it is a rough jeep for parades and reenacting, not for MV Shows!!

Please contact John for more details ~SOLD~

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Restored 1942 White Motor Co. M-3A1 Scout Car

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M3A1 Armored Scout Car

M3A1 White Motor Company Armored Scout Car manufactured in 1942.  It is powered by a Hercules JXD Industrial Engine.  The fastest military vehicle of WWII (60mph), seat 8 soldiers (6 in back).  They mount two .50cal MG’s or one .50 & a Browning Water-Cooled .30 cal MG.

Eleven Scout Cars were bought to get every part needed to complete this one.  There probably are less than 200 in the U.S.  This one has been professionally restored, bare frame up.  It took 8 years to complete this vehicle and would be hard to find a finer one in America or the world.  Every bearing and seal are new.  It is a perfect 10 investment grade vehicle that will only go up in value.

The Engine was rebuilt, obtained from South America in sealed crate.  Disassembled & reassembled with new rings, seals and gaskets.

It has two gun mounts on M-35 skate trolleys &  long tail 50 cal. Cradle that was unique to only the Scout Car.  The top is in new condition, fits perfectly and has door side curtains.  The rear troop seats are the rarest parts on the whole truck, NOS in the box over 60 years old from Europe.  The zippered bottom seat cushions contain wool blankets.  Other New Old Stock parts include  Zenith Carb; brake booster; steering parts; all hinges and armor bolts.  Also included is a beautiful Browning water-cooled .30 cal dummy Machine Gun with  can, hose, ammo box, and original Canvas & leather cover plus cross cut saw, shovel, pick & Ax with NOS straps.

Upgrades to the original design include  4350 Heat Treated Rear Armor (far superior and way more costly), Turn Signals, stop lights and Mechanical fuel pump with a “pass through”  so a hidden electric fuel pump can be used.                                                      Would be nearly impossible to reproduce this vehicle for less than $125K in this condition with all the original NOS Parts gleaned from many countries over 8 years that are now dried up.  Plus there are extra parts and accessories included.  It has been driven about 200 miles since restoration and is proven reliable.  We use it for Air Shows and Military Events, parades, etc… Everyone loves it.  It has quite a unique sound when running.  It does not have any rattles when driven.  It is stored in a heated aircraft hangar.

Would be nearly impossible to reproduce this vehicle for less than $125K in this condition with all the original NOS Parts gleaned from many countries over 8 years that are now dried up.  Plus there are extra parts and accessories included.  It has been driven about 200 miles since restoration and is proven reliable.  We use it for Air Shows and Military Events, parades, etc… Everyone loves it.  It has quite a unique sound when running.  It does not have any rattles when driven.  It is stored in a heated aircraft hangar.

It comes with about $3k worth of spare parts to include clutch pressure plate; new gaskets; windshields, oil pump; spare front axle; transfer case; combat wheels; rear springs; gas can mounts & cans; .50 cal tripod mounting brackets for rear armor, etc.

Asking $95,000

If you are interested or want to see more pictures…

Contact John

john@vintagemilitaryvehicles.com

970-217-3859

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71′ GAZ66 Expedition truck, Overlander, 4×4

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For sale is a 1971 GAZ66 Expedition truck, Overlander, 4×4
(this is proper 4 wheel drive, i.e. when one wheel gets stuck the other three slow down enough to pull it out)
The truck has a fully rebuilt 4.2 V8 engine and is doing approx. 24 miles per gallon on LPG. Every screw has been looked at and replaced if necessary, it took months to rebuild and renew her.

Other parts that are new are the clutch, fuel pump, oil pump, power steering pump, all hydraulic hoses and perishable rubbers, clutch and brake master cylinder, brakes all round serviced, transfer box and seals serviced, new thermostat, new back lights, etc. Everything is working as it should, this vehicle is ready to drive away. She drives very smoothly, the power steering is exceptionally good, you can turn almost on a penny with her.
MOT and Tax exempt, very cheap on insurance especially, if you become a member of the Military vehicle and/or Caravan Club. Everything that was Russian and not user friendly has been replaced with standard British fitting components, making this vehicle exceptionally user friendly now. She drives on Petrol or LPG, which can be changed with a flick of a switch in the cab.
Comes with a new, not mounted electric winch, there is also a fully working compressor on board which can self inflate all the tires out in the field, CTIS. The tires are in good condition, comes with a brand new spare tire on the back.
For enthusiasts, there are numerous original parts inside and outside from the time when this truck was used as a Russian Military Radio Truck. There is an original air filtration system that cleanses the air inside the butt and also protects from chemical, germ or nuclear pollution from the outside, however, this equipment is not mounted and needs upgrading.
Original paintwork on the vehicle as of yet, however, we are in the process of having her painted, she is semi amphibious, has bullet proof tires, is fully operational and ready to drive away
All the hard and heavy duty work has been done on this vehicle to the highest level and no expenses spared. All parts have been sourced to the highest quality.
The emphasis was put on the mechanical and electrical reliability for long distance travelling. The intention was for us to travel to Morocco and beyond, however, due to circumstantial changes we are now selling the truck
The butt therefore is still in its developing stages, there are the basic frameworks for a double bed and settee, kitchen unit with cupboards, stainless steel sink, cooker hob and grill. Comes with a domestic gas tank fitted for easy refuelling without having to carry gas bottles. We have been comfortably living in her for 9 months
New stereo with Sony head unit, vibe slick speakers, 2 competition level amps with one of them being an original West Coast amp, bass bin. Wood burner with flu fully working, solar panels, leisure battery. The butt is being refurbished as we speak including a shower unit, etc.

For more questions please don’t hesitate to ask
Stef at: wolfyarooh@yahoo.co.uk

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1942 CMC wrecker Canadian Military Pattern

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1942 British GMC Wrecker and Begining wood pile

1942 CMC wrecker ( because of the large winch mounted before the rear differential),
Righthand steering built in Canada.
Engine turns with handcrank, but I don’t know if it will run.
Right drivers door is missing, as is the towing boom.
Right windscreen has been broken.
If you have an interest in this vehicle, you will have to personally come to Canada with a flatbed carrier vehicle to extract it.
Contact: Bill Sedor at billium@tbaytel.net

The Canadian Military Pattern (CMP) truck was a class of military truck – of various forms – made in large numbers in Canada during World War II to British Army specifications for use in the armies of the British Commonwealth allies. Standard designs were drawn up just before the beginning of the war.

CMP trucks were also sent to the Soviet Union following the Nazi invasion, as part of Canada’s Gift and Mutual Aid program to the Allies. During the War CMP trucks saw service around the world in the North African Campaign, the Allied invasion of Sicily, the Italian Campaign, the Soviet Front, the Burma Campaign, the Battle of the Philippines (1941–42), the liberation of Northwest Europe, and the Western Allied invasion of Germany. CMP trucks also saw service in post-war conflicts in Indonesia, French Indochina, and the Portuguese colonies in Africa.

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M-170 Frontline Ambulance

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The need for a rough terrain frontline ambulance led to the M-170, which stretched the M-38A1 wheelbase from 81 to 101 inches and allowed for three patients in litters plus two crew members. It shared the vast majority of parts with the MD.

The Willy’s model MD, introduced in 1952 and known by the US Army as the M-38A1, was larger, lighter and more powerful than earlier Jeep designs, and became a mainstay of the US military for the next two decades. The longer-wheelbase version known as the M-170 was also adopted by all branches of the service for special applications, most notably as an ambulance. Sources differ as to total production, but it appears Willy’s built only about 4,000 of what they referred to as model MD-A.In addition to the extra 20 inches of length, the spare tire is mounted inside the body on the passenger side, to allow stretchers to extend to the rear where the spare would normally be on a military Jeep.

Asking price $12,000

Contact:
Bob Sonward.
405-843-4448
3333 NW 63rd St
OKC, OK 73116
Sonward@sbcglobal.net

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1942 Dodge WC-51 3/4 ton Weapons Carrier ~SOLD

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Date of production 6/26/1942, Ohio title, rebuilt Chrysler 230 6 cylinder engine.
Engine rebuild by Automotive Machine of Frasier MI.  New tires & tubes. Canvas tops and top bows.  Correct body style, wheels and body components for early 42 WC. Sandblasting and P.O.R.15 used extensively throughout the project.
WC project period 2007-09, manuals and any extra parts go with the vehicle.

Currently about 700+ miles on the vehicle.

Location Toledo, Ohio

The Dodge WC series was a range of light military trucks produced by Dodge and Fargo during World War II. The series included weapon carriers, telephone installation trucks, ambulances, reconnaissance vehicles, mobile workshops and command cars. They were replaced after the war by the Dodge M-series vehicles. WC was a Dodge model code: W for 1941.

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Airboat Propeller Amphibian 2500 of Swedish Army in Europe

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Airboat Propeller Amphibian 2500 of Swedish Army

Airboat Propeller Amphibian 2500 of Swedish Army

Little is known about this piece though it looks great!

Located in Russia.

For more information contact John Ferrie @ John@vintagemilitaryvehicles.com
or call 970-217-3859

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GAZ-41 (BRDM-2) amphibious armoured patrol car. (in Europe)

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BRDM-2

BRDM-2

The BRDM-2 (Boyevaya Razvedyvatelnaya Dozornaya Mashina, Боевая Разведывательная Дозорная Машина, literally “Combat Reconnaissance/Patrol Vehicle”) is an amphibious armoured patrol car used by Russia and the former Soviet Union. It was also known under the designations BTR-40PB, BTR-40P-2 and GAZ 41-08. This vehicle, like many other Soviet designs, has been exported extensively and is in use in at least 38 countries. It was intended to replace the earlier BRDM-1, compared to which it had improved amphibious capabilities and better armament.

For more information contact John Ferrie @ John@vintagemilitaryvehicles.com
or call 970-217-3859

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Russian T-34 tank from the WWII (in Europe)

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Here in Europe, we have a 1942 T-34 from the WW2 with documents, it’s demilitarized and in good working condition.

The T-34 was a Soviet medium tank that had a profound and lasting effect on the field of tank design. Although its armor and armament were surpassed later in the war, it has been often credited as the most effective, efficient and influential tank design of the Second World War.

For more information contact John Ferrie @ John@vintagemilitaryvehicles.com
or call 970-217-3859

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US Army unrestored M-151A2

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M-151A2

This is a M-151A2 that is uncut with a good title. It is in the desert, so no major rust problems.

It is unrestored, but it runs and drives. Fixable damage to the rear driver’s corner. Lots of spare parts.

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COMING SOON FROM THE DESERT Dodge M-37 truck 3/4 ton

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M37 Dodge Truck Restoration Project Car_04A nice clean Dodge M-37 with a good title and many parts not shown.
It is very straight with no significant rust or damage.
The engine supposedly runs, but I will find out when I get it home.
Then I will have more photos and details then.

Contact John for details.

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