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1 Star General's Plate - License Plate - 1945 AZ

1 Star General's Plate - License Plate - 1945 AZ

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Willys MB  Ford GPW  MB/GPW accessory

WWII JEEP /MV
1 Star General's Plate



Typical view from 40 feet
Typical view from 40'

Can't Find a General's Rank License Plate for your WW2 Jeep or MV?

Is it a real WWII era license plate?
Yes
Was there more than one way to display rank on a vehicle?
Yes, pennants or flags, plates w/ cast stars, plates w/ painted stars, plates w/ lacquered decals <details>
Do I need 1 plate or 2?
You might want to run 2 plates, front & rear, since you want to let everyone know you are a general.  They better not pass you from behind, and better salute you as you approach. But having the front one is the most important one, so it's up to you.
Can you supply me with a bunch of these?
No, I have a very limited supply of these WWII dated license plates.  Each one is unique!


Typical view from 15 feet
Typical view from 15'

Do a lot of people ask you the "What year is it?" question about your Jeep / MV?
Can't Find a License Plate that matches the year of your Military Vehicle?

Did military vehicles have license plates?
Yes, sometimes <details>
License Plate in use on a 1941 Ford Pygmy Prototype Jeep1941 Canadian License Plate in use on a 1941 Bantam Prototype Reconnaissance Car Mk-II / BRC-60 at Camp Borden, Ontario, Canada1941 Canadian License Plate in use on a 1941 Bantam Prototype Reconnaissance Car Mk-II / BRC-60 at Camp Borden, Ontario, Canada
1941 Canadian License Plate in use on a British/Canadian Vickers Mk VI Light Tank at Camp Borden, Ontario, Canada1941 Canadian License Plate in use on a British/Canadian Vickers Mk VI Light Tank at Camp Borden, Ontario, Canada1941 Canadian License Plate in use on a British/Canadian Vickers Mk VI Light Tank at Camp Borden, Ontario, Canada1941 Canadian License Plate in use on a British/Canadian Vickers Mk VI Light Tank at Camp Borden, Ontario, Canada
Were plates re-used during the war?
Yes <detailsUS Military 4-Star Army General MacArthur's Restamped License Plate
Did every state issue a plate for every year?
No, many states issued tags or windshield stickers to save metal for the war effort, so not all years are available. Here's a list <details>
My vehicle was made during a year when no plates were issued. Now what?
Get a plate from a preceding year and add a tag with the correct year.
Can I register my vehicle with these plates?
Maybe. Each state has different rules regarding YOM ( Year of Manufacture ) registrations. You will have to research that.


Specific view of plate For Sale from 7 feet
Specific view of plate for sale from 7'
with attention paid to maximizing best view of state & year



State & Year marked -
1945 AZ - Ariz. - Arizona
Insignia of rank used on early, mid, late and post-war vehicles
 

Shipping on this would be Flat Rate Priority with optional appropriate insurance.

SHIPPING TYPE (US): PRIORITY
SHIPPING FLAT RATE FEE (US only): $5 
SHIPPING FEE (US+Intl.): USPS CALCULATOR
SHIPPING WEIGHT: 1  Lbs.   0 oz.
SHIPPED FROM ZIP: 76177
INSURANCE: OPTIONAL
BOX #: LP-2

Ready for display!  There is only ONE!


Jeep Part / Accessory Details
FITS MAKE: Ford & Willys and all other Military Vehicles 
FITS MODEL: Ford GPW and Willys MB - MB/GPW Military Jeeps and all other Military Vehicles
FITS YEARS: Circa 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946 
CONDITION: Original part, used, manufactured over 62+ years ago.  Insignia red used in repaint. See Photo for individual characteristics of each which may or may not include flaws such as rust, bends, holes, repairs. 
I am also going through several boxes of parts I had saved for my own jeep.  I find a few instances where I saved 2 of something, so I am selling off the spare. If I saved it for me, it had to be a good specimen.
QTY: ONE (1)    These are hard to find today.  My inventory of these is very small. Get one before they're all gone.
MFG By: US State
Crossover: Will also fit other Military Vehicles: Ford GPA, Chevy, Chevrolet, GMC, Dodge, International, IHS, White, Studebaker, Scout Car, 1/2 Track, 2 1/2ton, 3/4ton Truck, Weasel. See your vehicle manual.
Wars: WWII ~ WW2 ~ World War Two, Korea as well
Theaters: The Jeep was used in the ETO, PTO, CBI, UK, Mediterranean, North Africa, Italian, Stateside, Aleutian, Australia, South American / Panama, Russian / Eastern Front. Used Globally in all theaters ~ 'The sun never sets on the Mighty Jeep'
Branches: The Jeep was used by US Army, Navy, Marine Corps ( USMC version ), and Allies (Lend Lease).
Op/Ed: How did I get such great stuff?  I practiced the following;   I can always go earn more money next month, next year, etc., but I can't recreate a missed opportunity to buy a rare part.  There will always be mechanics, but there will not always be original parts available. It's that simple. If you see it, and you don't have one, buy it. Buy it before they are all gone, or the prices skyrocket. Example, a couple years ago my local body shop was charging $65/hr and I was selling rifle racks for $65. Today my body shop still charges $65/hr. But now rifle racks are selling for $200!   Where am I better off spending my money?  Which has the better return on my investment? When you run out of things to buy, that's when you should pay for labor/services, or better yet, fix it yourself.
References: For your research & reference.
1). This website details the history & differences between the Bantam & Willys & Ford WWII 1/4 ton Jeeps & Trailers
2). "Looking Back at MV Surplus" - What the old sources of Surplus WWII Jeep Parts were like - (Where I got these parts years ago)
3). This webpage details the history & differences between WWII Military License Plates
4). This webpage details the history & differences between 1942 - 1945 US & Canada WW2 War Years License Plates Types List
5). This webpage details the history & differences between RESTAMPED License Plates From the Metal Shortage WWII War Years
Mis-spellings: 1/4 ton, 1/4ton, G-503, G503, Reconnaissance Car, Willies, Willis, Bantam, MA, Trucks, jep, jeeep, Bantam T-3 Trailer, Willys MBT Trailers, Willys MB  Ford GPW  MB/GPW, ford GPA
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