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Lot 658

1944 War Department GMC Truck Technical Manual

Estimate: $150 - $300

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For your consideration is this 1944 Technical Manual issued by the U.S. Government War Department for the 2 1/2 Ton 6x6 GMC Truck (Models 352-353) and published by the War Department on April 24th, 1944. This manual covers the long wheel base (LWB 353) and short wheel base (SWB 352), and a number of specialized models, including cargo dump, gasoline tank body, water tank body, and special purpose bodies. The front cover reads, "TM 9-801 / War Department Technical Manual / Truck 2 1/2 Ton, 6x6 GMC CCKW-352 & 353". The front cover shows a tan paper cover. The book shows good condition for its vintage age with some slight staining to the front cover but no other signs of obvious damage, tears or foxing noted. The book measures 9" L x 5 11/16" W x 1" D.