Field lighting trucks at the Air Base, Houlton, 1943

Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum

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Description

The Chevrolet 1-1/2 ton 4-wheel drive model G4100 trucks were produced for the US Army from 1940 to 1945. The typical body was a basic cargo-style, but they came in many specialty versions as well.

Field lighting trucks were J3 versions made especially for the Army Air Force. The trucks had an inline 6-cylinder engine, 83 horsepower, and a top speed of 48 miles per hour.

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  • Title: Field lighting trucks at the Air Base, Houlton, 1943
  • Creation Date: 1943-01-30
  • Subject Date: 1943-01-30
  • Location: Houlton, Aroostook County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 10.2 cm x 12.7 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730
207-532-4216
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