When it entered army service in 1985, AM General's high-mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicle-better known as the Humvee-quickly assumed the status the World War II jeep enjoyed among an earlier generation of soldiers. Humvee at War showcases this iconic vehicle in the many roles and configurations it has taken on over the years-ambulance, troop transport, and armament carrier among them.... into use and a number of unresolved design problems, most Seeps were given to the Red Army during the war years. ... A single Jeep fit within the confines of the cargo compartment of both the U.S. Army Air Forcesa#39; (USAAFa#39;s) Douglas C-47 Skytrain and Curtiss C-46 Commando. ... In four-wheel drive, the Jeepa#39;s two- speed transfer case, which attached to the manual synchromesh transmission, anbsp;...
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