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Re: Navy and USMC Registration Numbers

Post by Colin Jansen » Sun Mar 20, 2016 12:13 am

Dont know if it helps or is of interest but when i bought my MB it came with a few navy grey parts including MB steering wheel and GPW hood on it, under the paint the original markings on that hood was USN 156029. I am building a GPW out of parts so will use this hood on it. Does anyone know what they number tells of the Navy GPW the hood came off.
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Post by Mark Tombleson » Sun Mar 20, 2016 8:03 pm

It would help a lot if you posted a close up photo of the hood with the USN number.
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Re: Navy and USMC Registration Numbers

Post by Tom Wolboldt » Mon Mar 21, 2016 3:21 am

Hi Colin,

Knowing the Serial # and Date of Delivery ( data plate photo would be great ) of the 43 MB would be a big help also.
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Re: Navy and USMC Registration Numbers

Post by nirvana » Tue Sep 27, 2016 9:00 am

USN 161834
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Post by Adam » Wed Nov 30, 2016 7:29 am

Looks like USN is it real or fake? Cane out of SC a few years back.

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Re: Navy and USMC Registration Numbers

Post by Mark Tombleson » Wed Nov 30, 2016 9:34 am

USN 259543?
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Re: Navy and USMC Registration Numbers

Post by Adam » Fri Dec 02, 2016 9:14 am

I dont see it referenced anywhere, so is it originally a USN jeep or did somebody paint numbers on it 30 years aggo?

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Re: Navy and USMC Registration Numbers

Post by Michael O. » Fri Sep 15, 2017 8:32 am

GPW 104111 (3-23-43) has a USN registration number USN 88667. Numbers are in yellow over OD on both sides of the hood and rear panel.
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Re: Navy and USMC Registration Numbers

Post by Myers » Fri Sep 15, 2017 10:35 am

Could you post a few photos of your navy markings, Michael?
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Post by tractor12 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:55 am

USMC 51231which Mark T thinks is a nom. Number comes from a picture of the jeep posed in front of a blimp hanger in Oahu and has a "Holden" USMC jeep ambulance hood spare tire carrier. Picture is listed on the USMF forum for sale
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Re: Navy and USMC Registration Numbers

Post by libbster29 » Mon May 14, 2018 1:33 pm

Not sure where to post. However I just purchased a 44 gpw
With hood numbers usmc 71811

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