Willys MB 357059

Just acquired as a restoration project (April/02). It Has spent last 25 years in Tin shed (as picture note still inside shed, just a hole in the roof letting in the rare sun shine!), needs full-over-haule. Some original markings just visible below various coats of paint, Windscreen (windshield) missing. Above info. from vehicle registration book which dates back to November 46 when it entered civie life in Preston England, remainder of information from one glove box plate still attached. Hope to update with progress as the restoration begins soon!!. Update March /2010 progress very slow in the restoration but will be back on the road one day!!!!

Name Stephen McIlwaine
City, State/Region, Country Larne, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland
Frame Number 357059
Engine Number 451528
Body Number 98391
Body Type ACM Type 2
Hood (Mil. Reg.) Number 20618685-S
Factory Mystery Code ORD
Gross Weight 3125 lbs
Data Plate Origin Original
Data Plate Material Zinc
Date of Delivery 1944-08-02
Date of Acquisition 2002-04-00
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Date Info Created 2002-06-02 12:54:20
Date Info Last Updated 2014-09-28 11:09:45
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Willys MB 357059
D.O.D. 08/02/44 Willys MB Hood number 20618685-S Chassis No 357059 Engine No 451528 Original body No 98391 This one resides in Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland were it has been since 1947. Still undergoing Restoration currently.
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