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M37B1 3/4 Ton Gun Truck


Country of Origin/Used by: USA
First Produced/Service Dates: 1967
Manufactured by: Dodge Motors
Crew: 2
Armament: (1) 7.62mm M60 Machine Gun was usually mounted.
Engine: 6-Cylinder Gasoline
Miscellaneous Info: Besides field modifications, there were at least two “armor kits” developed but not issued by TACOM.
Data Sheet Available:   M37B1 Gun truck Data Sheet by David Haugh


Reference Source/Provider
M37B1 Gun Truck/Utility Vehicle Photos The James Loop Collection via the David Haugh Collection
M37B1 Gun Truck Photo James Lyles - Florida USA
  M37B1 Gun Truck (Reproduction) Photo Oscar Valladares - Guatemala
M37B1 Utility Vehicle Line Drawings & Specifications The David Haugh Collection
M37B1 Utility Vehicle Photos [First (US Infantry) Division Museum at Cantigny Park - Wheaton, IL USA] Patrick Keenan - Editor

References Available


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Reference Author
"3/4 Ton SMP Truck In Canadian Service, The" (Service Publications) Andrew Iarocci
Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow and Robert J. Icks
Gun Trucks (Squadron-Signal Publications) Timothy J. Kutta
Gun Trucks: A Visual History of the U.S. Army's Vietnam-Era Wheeled Escort Platforms (Ampersand Group, Inc.)

Review on WarWheels by Alan Crawford
David Doyle
Gun Trucks in Vietnam: Have Guns, Will Travel

Review on WarWheels by Patrick Keenan
James Lyles
The Hard Ride - Vietnam Gun Trucks (Part/Volume 2) Covers both the 1st & 2nd Editions

Review on WarWheels by Patrick Keenan

James Lyles

Hobby Modeling

Kits and Accessories

Model Kit Manufacturer Scale Other Information
Aftermarket Set Manufacturer Scale Other Information
M37 Cargo Truck Wheel Set (DW35097) DEF Model 1/35 Resin.  For the Roden Utility Vehicle Kit
"Vietnam Gun Trucks #7- Up-Armoured M37 3/4 ton Trucks" (With 'Mr. Nice', 'Malfunction' & 'Otto') (35-C1200) Star-Decals 1/35 Decals.

Model Photos

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