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Ma Deuce

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Bumper numbers
« on: March 19, 2021, 04:19:05 PM »
Last year a friend gave me a 84th Division Rail Splitter uniform so I decided to mark my vehicle to honor the 84th as a reconnaissance unit.
1948 Willy’s CJ 2A
1953 Willy’s CJ 3A
1947 Bantom T3-C trailer
1943 White M3A1


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Re: Bumper numbers
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2021, 04:25:58 PM »
Very sharp Mike! It looks great.
'42 Autocar M2A1

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Re: Bumper numbers
« Reply #2 on: March 27, 2021, 08:55:07 AM »
Very nice! Having a unit that means something to you is great, especially if you have a story to go with it. I used the unit I served in the 70’s 8th Infantry 12 th Engineers.

Don G.
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1942 M3 Diamond T Mostly restored
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Re: Bumper numbers
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2021, 06:19:59 AM »
Great job!!
Looks really great.

Agree with above statement...nice to have markings with a story.

My dad was in WWII in the 71st Infantry/Company I in Europe.
He said they always appreciated catching rides with the armored divisions whenever they could.

My research showed the 10th armored/54th infantry was in the same areas as dad was around the same times.

So I marked mine for well as B-71......B for Bertha and 71 since dad in the 71st infantry.

1955 M38A1 Jeep
1952 M100 Trailer
1941 M2A1 Half Track
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