Chevrolet HUP

The vehicle undergoing restoration belongs to the large group of the Canadian trucks which were designed in Canada During World War II.  Only 12,000 units were built.  This truck exhibits a number of specificities as compared to other similar vehicles : shorter gear ratio in the final drive, specific braking system, no spare wheel but…

Military field kitchen

This Military Field Kitchen is based on a 1916 model : one such original design is on display at the “Musée de la Grande Guerre” (World War I) at Meaux in France (http://www.museedelagrandeguerre.eu/en).  It was then horse-drawn with removable shafts.  This design was modified in 1936 and again in 1938. Several manufacturers made them : –…