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World War II Dodge's

 

 

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1942 WC-21 Dodge Weapons Carrier  $5,500

1942 WC-5Dodge Weapons Carrier  $4,500

1943 WC-63 Dodge 6x6 1 1/2 Ton Cargo  $5,500


1945 WC-64 Dodge Ambulance K.D.  $5,500

 

 

 

Other Information

Command Cars

 

 

 

 

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1941 WC12 Weapons Carrier (before)  Sold !

1941 WC12 Weapons Carrier (after)  Sold !

1941 WC-12 Dodge Weapons Carrier Hallettsville  Sold !

1942 WC-22 Dodge Weapons Carrier  Sold !

1942 WC-56 Dodge Command Car  Sold !

1943 WC-56 Dodge Command Car  Sold !

1944 WC-51 Dodge Weapons Carrier  Sold !

 

 

John's WC's Not 4-Sale

1941 WC12 Weapons Carrier JPC

1942 WC-12 Weapons Carrier "Bernardino"

1943 WC57 Command Car

 

VC-2 Dodge Command Car Pre-WW2

WC-4 Dodge 1/2 Ton 4x4

WC-6 Dodge 4x4 1/2 Ton Command Car

 

 

Dodge Half-Ton Trucks
Model Number Description Number Built Comments, Year(s) built
VC Series
VC-1 Command and Reconnaissance Car 2,155 1940
VC-2 Radio 34 1940
VC-3  Pickup 816 Closed Cab, 1940
VC-4  Chassis 4 Closed Cab, 1940
VC-5  Pickup 1,607 Open Cab, 1940
VC-6 Carryall 24 1940
VC Sub Total   4,460  
WC Series
WC-1 Express Body 2,573 Closed Cab, Longitudinal Seats, 1941
WC-3 Express Body 7,808 Open Cab, Traverse Seats, 1941
WC-4 Express Body 5,570 Open Cab, Traverse Seats with winch, 1941
WC-5 Express Body 60 Closed Cab, No Seats, 1941
WC-6 Command Reconnaissance and Radio Car 9,365 1941
WC-7 Command Reconnaissance and Radio Car 1,438 1941
WC-8 Radio 648 1941
WC-9 Ambulance 2,288 1941
WC-10 Carryall 1,643 1941
WC-11 Panel 353 1941
WC-12 Pickup 6,047 1941
WC-13 Pickup 3,019 Pickup, 1941
WC-14 Pickup 268 Closed Cab, 1941
WC-15 Command Reconnaissance and Radio Car 3,980 1941
WC-16 Radio 1,284 1941
WC-17 Carryall 274 1941
WC-18 Ambulance 1,555 1941
WC-19 Panel 103 1941
WC-20 Chassis only 30 Closed Cab, no body, 1941
WC-21 Pickup, Express and Weapons Carrier 14,287 Open Cab, 1941-1942
WC-22 Pickup 1,900 Open Cab with winch, 1941
WC-23 Command Reconnaissance and Radio Car 2,637 1941-1942
WC-24 Command Reconnaissance and Radio Car 1,412 1941-1942
WC-25 Radio 1,630 1941-1942
WC-26 Carryall 2,900 1941-1942
WC-27 Ambulance 2,579 1941-1942
WC-36 4x2 Carryall 400 1941
WC-37 4x2 Panel 6 1941
WC-38 4x2 Pickup 362 Closed Cab, 1941
WC-39 4x2 Telephone Maintenance 1 Closed Cab, 1941
WC-40 Pickup 275 Closed Cab, 1941
WC-41 No Body 306 Closed Cab, 1941
WC-42 Radio Panel 650 1942
WC-43 Telephone Installation 370 1942
WC-47 4x2 Express 390 Closed Cab, 1942
WC-48 4x2 Carryall 374 1942
WC-49 4x2 Panel 8 1942
WC-50 4x2 Telephone Installation 1 1942
WC Sub Total   78,794  
Total Half Ton Trucks (VC and WC)   83,254  

 

Dodge 3/4 Ton Trucks

Model Number Description Number Built Comments
WC-51 Cargo Truck 123,541 1942-1945
WC-52 Cargo Truck 59,114 With Winch, 1942-1945
WC-53 Carryall 8,400 1942 until production ended 4-1943
WC-54 Ambulance 26,002 1942 until production ended 4-1944
WC-55 Gun Motor Carriage M6 5,380 Production from 4-1942 to 10-1942
WC-56 Command and Reconnaissance Car   21,156 1942-1944
WC-57 Command and Reconnaissance Car 6,010 With Winch.  1942 until production ended 4-1944
WC-58 Radio Truck 2,344 1942
WC-59 Telephone Maintenance 607  1943
WC-60 Emergency Repair Chassis, M2 300 1943-1944
WC-61 Light Maintenance Truck 58 Similar to the WC-59 with a full width body.
WC-64 Knock Down Ambulance 3,500 1-1945 to 8-1945
 Total 3/4 Ton   256,412  

 

Dodge 1-1/2 Ton Trucks

Model Number Description Number Built Comments
VF Series
VF-401 Cargo Truck 3,122 Closed Cab, 1940
VF-402 Cargo Truck 431 Closed Cab with winch, 1940
VF-403 Dump Truck 323 Closed Cab, 1940
VF-404 Cargo Truck 1,956 Closed Cab, 1940
VF-405 Cargo Truck 509 Closed Cab with winch, 1940
VF-406 Dump Truck 67 Closed Cab, 1940
VF-407 Ambulance 3 1940
VF Sub Total   6,411  
WF Series
WF-31 4x2 Chassis with Cab 516  Closed Cab, 1941-1942
WF Sub Total   516  
WC Series
WC-62 6x6 Truck 23,092 1943-1945
WC-63 6x6 Truck 20,132 With Winch, 1943-1945
WC Sub Total   43,224

 

Total 1-1/2 Ton (VF, WF, WC)   50,151  

 

Dodge Three Ton Trucks
Model Number Description Number Built Comments
? 3 Ton 15,000 For China.  No information is available beyond the information from the Chrysler Museum.  One would assume that the vehicle would be a single rear axle with double tires.
Sub Total   15,000  

 

Summary, Total Dodge Truck Production for WWII (1940-1945)
Capacity  Number Built
Half Ton 83,254
3/4 Ton 256,412
1-1/2 Ton 50,151
3 Ton 15,000
Grand Total 404,817

 

 

Dodge used the letter T as the first letter in WWII truck engine serial numbers

T202 201ci 23 inches Dodge Truck VC-1, VC-2, VC-3, VC-4, VC-5, VC-6 1940
T203 228ci 25 inches Dodge Truck VF-401, VF-402, VF-403, VF-404, VF-405, VF-406, VF-407 1940
T207 218ci 23 inches Dodge Truck WC-1, WC-3, WC-4, WC-5, WC-6, WC-7, WC-8, WC-9, WC-10, WC-11 1941
T211 218ci or 230ci 23 inches Dodge Truck WC-12, WC-13, WC-14, WC-15, WC-16, WC-17, WC-18, WC-19, WC-20 1941
T212 218ci 25 inches Dodge Truck Canadian D8-A 8cwt (1/2 ton) 4x4 hard cab pickup cargo 1941-194?
T214 230ci 23 inches Dodge Truck WC-51, WC-52, WC-53, WC-54, WC-55, WC-56, WC-57, WC-58, WC-59, WC-60, WC-61, WC-64 1942-1945
T215 230ci 23 inches Dodge Truck WC-21, WC-22, WC-23, WC-24, WC-25, WC-26, WC-27, WC-40, WC-41, WC-42, WC-43 1941-1942
T222     Dodge Truck Canadian D15 2X4 15cwt (1 ton) hard cab cargo or water tank. 1941-1945
T223 230ci 23 inches Dodge Truck WC-62, WC-63 1943-1945
T236 237ci 25 inches Dodge Truck Canada WC WWII 3/4 tons...  
T245 230ci 23 inches Dodge Truck M-37, M-42, M-43, V-41  

The first letter on engines up until 1957 started as follows:

T = Truck Engine

D = Dodge Car Engine

P = Plymouth Car Engine

C = Chrysler Car Engine

S = DeSoto Car Engine

IND = Industrial Engine

WC-7 Dodge 4x4 1/2 Ton Command Car

On The Alcan Highway

WC-10 Dodge 4x4 1/2 Ton Carryall

On The Alcan Highway

 

WC-11 Dodge 4x4 1/2 Ton Panel

WC-13 Dodge 4x4 1/2 Ton Weapons Carrier

WC-13 Dodge 4x4 Testing Ground

WC-15 Dodge 4x4 1/2 Ton Command Car

WC-54 Dodge 4x4 Ambulance at Factory

 

WC-54 Ambulances Landing in France after D-Day

WC-55 Dodge 4x4 Gun Truck

WC-63 Dodge 6x6 with German POW's

 

1938 Command Car 4x4

 

 

Linda Haas with WC-12 MVPA Convention 2003

 

 

 

 

 

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