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Telephone: 253-272-2336

Email: info@lemaymarymount.org

Address: 325 152nd St E., Tacoma, WA 98445

Hours:

Tuesday-Saturday:  9:00am-5:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm-5:00pm

 

Last tour of the day begins at 3:00pm.

Monday: CLOSED

Highlights

- Four-speed transmission plus four-wheel drive.

- This WC-52 model is identical to the WC-51 except for its powered winch.

- Payload capacity: 1,764 pounds.

 

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Description

The Dodge Weapons Carrier was a ¾ ton, four-wheel-drive vehicle produced for the military from 1942 through the end of World War II. This popular military vehicle came in 12 different models; weapons carriers with and without winch, carryall, ambulance, gun motor carriage, command/reconnaissance car with and without winch, radio car, telephone maintenance, emergency repair chassis, light maintenance truck and knock down ambulance.  The models equipped with winches featured either a 5000 pound capacity or 7500 pound capacity Braden MU-2 winch. This vehicle is powered by a Dodge built 230 cid, six-cylinder engine capable of producing 76 horsepower. Total production of all models exceeded 260,000. These military vehicle remained in service through the Korean War. 

1942 Dodge Weapons Carrier

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Year: 1942

Make: Dodge

Mode: Weapons Carrier

Style: Military

Serial No

Color: Green

Engine Size: 218 cid

Engine Cylinders: I-6

Engine BHP: 95 BHP

Transmission: 4-Speed Plus 4WD