Jeep dame of the Day

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Re: Jeep dame of the Day

Post by zepher11 » Mon May 24, 2021 6:48 pm

Seen on FB. I believe it was said this is a GPA:
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Post by YLG80 » Wed May 26, 2021 3:49 am

Not to be confused with Droop-Snoot which was the nickname of a P38-J aircraft :lol: .
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Post by phantomfixer » Wed May 26, 2021 5:12 am

Is that ARC on the hood?
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Post by YLG80 » Wed May 26, 2021 5:44 am

phantomfixer wrote:
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Is that ARC on the hood?
Yes, it looks like it was a jeep of the American Red Cross.

And sometimes the American Red Cross nurses were really in the mud, like here in 1944, Italy :D .

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Re: Jeep dame of the Day

Post by zepher11 » Thu May 27, 2021 5:22 pm

YLG80 wrote:
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...And sometimes the American Red Cross nurses were really in the mud, like here in 1944, Italy :D .

Nice photo !
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Great photo. Looks like the nurses are trying their best to stay outta the mud.

Don't blame them! 8)
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Post by zepher11 » Thu May 27, 2021 5:27 pm

Well, here's one where the Jeep dame is missing in the photo. She must have been tall as they had to raise the top a bit:
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Post by YLG80 » Fri May 28, 2021 3:30 am

zepher11 wrote:
Thu May 27, 2021 5:27 pm
Well, here's one where the Jeep dame is missing in the photo. She must have been tall as they had to raise the top a bit:

WWII Jeep 60.jpg
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Post by zepher11 » Fri May 28, 2021 5:50 am

YLG80 wrote:
Fri May 28, 2021 3:30 am
Excellent :lol:
Yes, sure would like to know the story behind that photo and Jeep marking!

Whilst we think about it, it's Friday and will be a good day to go for a ride:

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Post by YLG80 » Sun May 30, 2021 8:14 am

Perth Regiment's Capt. Crawford Smith is pictured with Suzie Calder in Harderwijk, Netherlands, on April 19, 1945.

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Re: Jeep dame of the Day

Post by YLG80 » Wed Jun 09, 2021 9:27 am

From the book : Jeeps Over the_Pacific by Yasuo Ohtsuka.

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Joyous Filipinos greet American soldiers with Japanese silk which they concealed during Japanese Occupation.
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Re: Jeep dame of the Day

Post by semberae » Wed Jun 09, 2021 10:42 am

Unusual steering wheel on that Jeep.

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Post by markrdje » Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:33 pm

Ya, like a civilian steering wheel
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Re: Jeep dame of the Day

Post by YLG80 » Mon Jun 14, 2021 1:40 am

Anne Morrissy Merick_jumping in a jeep, Vietnam+

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Tracy Wood, reporter in a jeep in Vietnam.

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