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Old August 31st, 2009, 11:28 PM
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Greg Hirst
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While the SAS and the LRDG used Willy's jeeps, I believe the more appropriate ancestor of the Pink Panther 109's and MOD 110's is the Long Range Desert Group's Chevy trucks. These trucks were outfitted very similiar to the later Land Rovers and used in similiar missions/roles.

http://blindkat.hegewisch.net/lrdg/lrdg.html
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