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1940 Dodge VF-401 Cargo Trucks
Four 1940 Dodge VF-401 or 404 1-1/2 Ton 4WD Cargo Body Trucks built within days of each other.  Transport capacity 2 crew and 12 passengers.  T-203 99hp 241ci engine.  6.6:1 gear ratio.  Civilian gauges. 143" wheelbase.  Weight 7,250lbs.  GVWR 10,250lbs.  Restoring one and mechanically rebuilding another.
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Early VF-401
#8828236


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Sixth Service Command

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Delivered 3-25-40

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Now has a 1946-48 Chrysler engine

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VF-404
#8831640
Parts truck


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W-318397
Second contract truck


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1-1/2 Ton "LC" 4X4 "2DT"
VF404 USA 8831640
Q.M Corps
GROSS WEIGHT 10250 LBS
MAX PAYLOAD 3000 LBS
MAXIMUM TRAILERED WEIGHT 4000 LBS
MAXIMUM SPEED 47 MPH
Delivered 5-28-40


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T203-5837

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Cracked block
Large oil filter


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Pair of VF-401s
Purchased at
Midwest Military


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Left being restored
Right being rebuilt


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Another early VF-401
#8828831
Delivered 3-27-40


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W-315879
Solid cab, dented roof, excellent cargo body


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T203-3773
No optional oil filter


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"SOUP JOB"

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