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Rail, auto, and aviation innovations at The Henry Ford history museum

Tech of the past: Willys-Overland Jeep

The original Jeep, made by Willys-Overland. This model is a 1943 World War II model. Jeeps were especially useful in the war because they could tow artillery, move the wounded, and be fitted with a machine gun, among other things.

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